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The House Of In Between @ Theatre Royal Stratford East Review

A creative and colourful blend of defined choreography merged with eye catching set and staging, The House Of In Between at the Theatre Royal Stratford East takes theatregoers on a trip through classical Indian art and culture. Allowing one to engage freely in this rather sensitive story of transgender dress and at the same time learning how tradition (as well as family ties) can affect the journey these individuals take in identifying themselves.

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Labels @ The Stratford East Theatre Review

Labels is exactly what it says on the tin. Identifying how we as humans label each other by race, sexuality, gender and in fact losing a sense of how these judgements have an impact on the world around us; or in most cases the victims of this abuse.

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Win tickets to Janis Joplin: Full Tilt at Stratford East Theatre Royal!

Considered to be one of the most influential and iconic voices of the late 20th century, Janis Joplin’s soulful, yet rock fuelled vocals are described as being one of the most original to grace the music industry to date. Reigning supreme in the late 60s and early 70s with hits such as “Piece of my heart”, “Down on Me” and “Cry Baby”, Joplin’s legacy lives on; a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, the multi talented singer-songwriter’s influence is encapsulated in the award winning Janis Joplin: Full Tilt

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Robin Hood @ The Stratford East Theatre Royal Review

The heroic tale of a boisterous protagonist who steals riches from the affluent to help his impoverished community survive the day to day struggles of extortionate tax rates is one that has resonated throughout the centuries. Said to have been penned in the late 15th Century, the mythical being has inspired many with his modest beginnings, sense of adventure and his drive to challenge the ruling classes. Robin Hood couldn’t be a better panto to be reimagined for the stage this year with it’s social, emotional and political intentions.

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Win a pair of tickets to Ché Walker’s Etienne Sisters showing at Stratford East Theatre Royal!

Having received critical acclaim for his previous work, Klook’s Last Stand, award winning playwright and director Ché Walker sets to liven up the Stratford East Theatre Royal stage with his latest work, The Etienne Sisters!   Continue reading

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Love N Stuff @ Stratford East Theatre Royal Review

Tanika Gupta’s Wah! Wah! Girls received critical acclaim last year for its vibrant Bollywood inspired choreography, as well as for the memorable performances given by the cast; in particular, the comedic pairing of quarrelsome couple Bindi and Mansoor. As a result of their increasing popularity, it was only right that the hilarious couple have their own show, hence the creation of Love N Stuff…

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