Manchester Theatre Awards

> Independent informed reviews by the region’s most experienced critics


Emma Fryer and Johnny Vegas in And Another Thing...

And Another Thing

Johnny Vegas
Manchester International Festival at Pavilion Theatre, Albert Square
14 July 2011 to 17 July 2011
(reviewer: David Upton)

Julie Riley as Sonia and Paul Simpson as Phillip in All The Way Home

All The Way Home

Ayub Khan-Din
Library Theatre at Lowry, Salford
30 September 2011 to 15 October 2011
(reviewer: David Upton)

Con O'Neill as Eddie Carbone in A View from the Bridge

A View From The Bridge

Arthur Miller
Royal Exchange, Manchester
18 May 2011 to 25 June 2011
(reviewer: David Upton)

Carlos Acosta

Premieres Plus

Carlos Acosta
The Lowry
24 July 2011 to 25 July 2011
(reviewer: Carmel Thomason)

Manchester Theatre Awards review

Stepping Out

Richard Harris
Oldham Coliseum
10 March 2011 to 02 April 2011
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

Sister Act Manchester

Sister Act

Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, Cheri & Bill Steinkellner, Douglas Carter Beane
Opera House, Manchester
29 September 2011 to 15 October 2011
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

Faye Brookes in Legally Blonde

Legally Blonde

Laurence O’Keefe, Neil Benjamin, Heather Hach
Opera House, Manchester
18 October 2011 to 29 October 2011
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

Paul-Michael Jones as Johnny and Emily Holt as Baby in Dirty Dancing at the Palace Theatre

Dirty Dancing

Eleanor Bergstein
Palace, Manchester
22 November 2011 to 07 January 2012
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

James Corden in One Man Two Guvnors

One Man, Two Guvnors

Richard Bean
National Theatre at Lowry, Salford
11 October 2011 to 15 October 2011
(reviewer: Paul Genty)