Manchester Theatre Awards

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Kaitlin Howard as D'Eon

D’Eon

Renny Krupinski
Straight Acting Theatre Company at Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester
13 February 2018 to 17 February 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Humanhood

Dance:Sampled


The Movement: The Lowry, Sadler's Wells and Birmingham Hippodrome at
17 February 2018 (reviewer: Carmel Thomason)

David Beames (Rudolph), Marian McLoughlin (Corinna), Kirsty Besterman (Bettina) and Gerald Kyd (Konrad) in Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice

Roland Schimmelpfennig (translated by David Tushingham)
Actors Touring Company and Orange Tree Theatre at HOME, Manchester
13 February 2018 to 17 February 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

The Almighty Sometimes - Julie Hesmondhalgh (Renee) &  Norah Lopez Holden (Anna)

The Almighty Sometimes

Kendall Feaver
Royal Exchange at Royal Exchange
09 February 2018 to 24 February 2018
(reviewer: Carmel Thomason)

Dylan Wood

Teddy

Tristan Bernays with music by Dougal Irvine
Sarah Loader for Snapdragon Productions in association with The Watermill Theatre at The Quays theatre at The Lowry, Salford
13 February 2018 to 17 February 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Joanne Clifton

Flashdance

Tom Hedley and Robert Cary (book) and Robert Cary and Robbie Roth( music and lyrics)
Selladoor Productions, David Hutchinson, Phillip Rowntree, Runaway Entertainment, Jason Haigh-Ellery, Richard Darbourne Ltd, Matthew Cundy Productions at The Palace Theatre, Manchester
12 February 2018 to 17 February 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Sue Devaney and David Judge

The Kitchen Sink

Tom Wells
Oldham Coliseum Company at Oldham Coliseum
09 February 2018 to 24 February 2018
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

Dancing Bear

Dancing Bear (Queer Contact Festival 2018)

Beccy Owen with songs by Jamie Fletcher, Beccy Owen and Ric Neale
Jamie Fletcher, Hannah Tookey and Roxanne Moores at The Palace Theatre, Manchester
06 February 2018 to 07 February 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)

Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train

Patricia Highsmith adapted by Craig Warner
Ambassador Theatre Group, Smith and Brant Theatricals at The Opera House, Manchester
05 February 2018 to 10 February 2018
(reviewer: David Cunningham)