The Theatre Show

The Theatre Show, 28 July 2011

Well-known stage, TV and screen actor Robert Powell talks about his patronage of the 24:7 Theatre Festival in Manchester and of his days as a young actor at the Octagon Theatre in Bolton.

We bring you reviews of 6 of the plays in 24:7: The Rainbow Connection, Future Shock, The Crimson Retribution, No Place Like Home, True and The Shadow of Your Hand.

There is breaking news about the fate of the MEN Theatre Awards, plus events at the various Buxton festivals that are still running including the Puppet Festival and the Gilbert and Sullivan Festival.