Manchester Theatre Awards

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Slava’s Snow Show

Slava’s Snow Show

Slava Polunin
Mark Goucher at The Lowry, Salford
24 October 2017 to 29 October 2017
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

L-R Sean Murray, John O'Dowd, Sam O'Murphy, Natalie Radmall-Quirke and Louis Dempsey

The Weir

Conor McPherson
English Touring Theatre at Oldham Coliseum
24 October 2017 to 28 October 2017
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

Danny Mac,  Ria-Jones and Adam Pearce in Sunset Boulevard

Sunset Boulevard

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Christopher Hampton, Don Black
Leicester Curve and touring partners at Palace Theatre, Manchester
23 October 2017 to 04 November 2017
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

Stay Happy, Keep Smiling

Stay Happy, Keep Smiling

Anna Jordan
MAP Repertory Company at 53Two, Manchester
17 October 2017 to 21 October 2017
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

What I Felt Whilst Under You

What I Felt Whilst Under You

David Gregan-Jones
Wonderhouse and Hannah Ellis Ryan at Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester
17 October 2017 to 21 October 2017
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Author James Fritz

Parliament Square

James Fritz
Royal Exchange/Bush Theatre co-production at Royal Exchange
18 October 2017 to 28 October 2017
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

Under Glass

Under Glass

Clod Ensemble
Clod Ensemble and Fuel at Quays Theatre, The Lowry, Salford
18 October 2017 to 21 October 2017
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Tango Moderno

Tango Moderno

Karen Bruce, Vincent Simone, Flavia Cacace with text by Richard Marsh
Adam Spiegel at The Opera House, Manchester
17 October 2017 to 21 October 2017
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

David Birrell, Anna Wheatley, Robert Jackson

The Threepenny Opera

Bertolt Brecht in collaboration with Elisabeth Hauptmann, music by Kurt Weill, English dialogue by Robert David MacDonald, English Lyrics by Jeremy Sams
Octagon Theatre Bolton at Octagon Theatre Bolton
12 October 2017 to 04 November 2017
(reviewer: David Chadderton)

HYENA

HYENA

Fiona Thornhill, Jessica Ladley and Lil Rice
Alula Cyr and Jacksons Lane Theatre at The Compass Room, The Lowry, Salford
15 October 2017 (reviewer: David Cunningham)