Tag: Curve

Theatre Production Review – Alice in Her Shoes

On 26th October, I saw the one-woman show Alice In Her Shoes. Writer and performer Elaine Pantling portrayed Leicester’s suffragette Alice Hawkins. Pantling was accompanied by a 40-person strong choir, made up of three different choirs: Fosse Singers, Red Leicester Choir and...

/ 15th November 2018

Trainspotting Live at the Curve (22/06/17)

How many times can can you say that, on your way into the theatre, you were handed glow sticks and earplugs? How often do you walk into a makeshift 90s-era club – music pounding, lighting just right – to the...

/ 24th June 2017

Adrian Mole the Musical, Leicester’s beloved teenager: from page to stage, catch it before it’s gone

One of the highlights of the Cultural Exchanges festival was an exclusive talk with the creators of the brand new, Leicester based Curve musical, based on the bestselling novel The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, aged 13 ¾. Published in...

/ 31st March 2015