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Chickenshed recommended

Those of you looking for things to do with younger children in the next few weeks might be interested in ‘Tales From The Shed’ at Chickenshed Theatre. You can read more about it, and other recommended shows, in our latest Three To See selection here.

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Coulrophobia recommended

This week’s Three To See recommendations feature several festival picks, including a tip for ‘Coulrophobia’ by Opposable Thumb, on at Jacksons Lane as part of the London International Mime Festival. Read about that, and lots of other shows on in London this week, here.

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1599 recommended

A favourite funny show of ours, which we saw and loved at edfringe, is headed to Chiswick Playhouse this week: ‘Great British Mysteries 1599’ is surreal, historical and hilarious. Read about this, and other recommended comedy shows, in our Three To See tips here.

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Emma McDonald Q&A

One of this week’s Caro Meets Q&As is with Emma McDonald, who stars in stagings of two Shakespeare plays – ‘Macbeth’ and ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ – being performed in rep by the Watermill Theatre Ensemble at Wilton’s Music Hall in the coming weeks. Read the interview here.

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Lilac Yosiphon Q&A

Lilac Yosiphon, artistic director of Althea Theatre, recently spoke to Caro about the company’s latest production: ‘The Glass Will Shatter’ by Joe Marsh opens at Clapham’s Omnibus Theatre this week. Read the Q&A here.

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The Other Room recommended

‘American Nightmare’ is one of three plays in a dystopian trio from The Other Room that has been appearing at Theatre503 this week – why not take in all three? Read about those and also see all the other shows in our Three To See recommendations this week here.

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All Wrapped Up recommended

If you’re looking for ways to entertain a child or two this week, we’ve got three recommendations in our Threes To See. Amongst them is ‘All Wrapped Up’ by the excellent Oily Cart, which is for under fives, and is on at Stratford Circus Arts Centre. See all the tips here.

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Gig theatre recommended

‘The Canary And The Crow’ – an acclaimed gig-theatre piece from Daniel Ward and Middle Child – begins a run at the Arcola Theatre tomorrow. Our reviewer called it “storytelling at its most dynamic” at the 2019 edfringe. Read about this and other Threes To See here.

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Hamlet recommended

We found a trio of Shakespeary shows to recommend in our Three To See tips this week, and one of them is the fab-sounding ‘Hamlet: Rotten States’, on at The Hope Theatre, courtesy of 6FootStories. Hie you hence to read all about all three shows here.

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Aylin Bozok Q&A

This Week’s Caro Meets Q&A is with Aylin Bozok, director of ‘The Importance Of Being Earnest – Played By Immigrants’, which is produced by Pan Productions and is currently being staged at north London’s Tower Theatre. Read all about it here.

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Antigone recommended

Lots of this week’s Three To See recommended shows still have performances this weekend and next week, including the production of ‘Antigone’ from Holy What at the New Diorama Theatre. Check out all the tips here.

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Sophie Duker recommended

We’ve got three great shows with short runs upcoming in among this week’s Threes To See for London. And that includes the rather fine Sophie Duker who is bringing her show ‘Venus’ to the Soho Theatre next week. Check out all this week’s tips here.

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Paul Hunter Q&A

Another Caro Meets Q&A for you. She chats to Paul Hunter about ‘The Strange Tale Of Charlie Chaplin And Stan Laurel’, which is being performed as part of the London International Mime Festival at Wilton’s Music Hall next week. Find out more about the show in the interview here.

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Rosalind Blessed Q&A

This week Caro Meets Rosalind Blessed to chat about her plays ‘The Delights Of Dogs And The Problems Of People’ and ‘Lullabies For The Lost’, both of which are being performed at the Old Red Lion Theatre this month. Check out the Q&A here.

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The Time recommended

And we’re back with the tips! Our first Threes To See for 2020 include three recommended shows from the London International Mime Festival, including ‘This Time’ at Shoreditch Town Hall from the rather magnificent Ockham’s Razor. Check out all the tips here.

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