Manchester Theatre Awards

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Reviews

Take Back

Where We Are

Rebekah Harrison and twenty others
Take Back/Monkeywood at HOME
27 June 2018 to 28 June 2018
(reviewer: Kevin Bourke)

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare
Hannah Ellis Ryan and Evelyn Roberts in association with GirlGang Manchester at Hope Mill, Manchester
25 June 2018 to 29 June 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Legally Blonde  Lucie Jones (Elle)

Legally Blonde

Music and Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin
Martin Dodd for UK Productions at Palace Theatre, Manchester
25 June 2018 to 30 June 2018
(reviewer: Carmel Thomason)

The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong

Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields
Kenny Wax Limited, Stage Presence Limited and Mischief Theatre at The Opera House, Manchester
25 June 2018 to 30 June 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Bread and Roses: Sophie Mercell, Tupele Dorgu, Emma Naomi and Oliver Wellington

Bread and Roses

Ian Kershaw
Oldham Coliseum at Oldham Coliseum
22 June 2018 to 07 July 2018
(reviewer: Robert Beale)

Year of Wonders

Year of Wonders

Geraldine Brooks adapted by Mike Alfreds and Jane Arnfield
The Forge at The Lowry, Salford
21 June 2018 to 23 June 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Clare Barrett and Steve Blount in Minding Frankie

Minding Frankie

Shay Linehan based on a novel by Maeve Binchy
Breda Cashe at Lowry, Quays Theatre
19 June 2018 to 23 June 2018
(reviewer: Carmel Thomason)

The Man on the Moor

The Man on the Moor

Max Dickins
Suzanna Rosenthal for Something for the Weekend at The Lowry, Salford
16 June 2018 (reviewer: David Cunningham)