Tag: The Bunker

  • We Anchor in Hope, The Bunker

    We Anchor in Hope, The Bunker

    What’s lost when your local boozer becomes a block of overpriced flats? A lot, if Anna Jordan’s play is anything to go by.

  • Ken, The Bunker Theatre

    Ken, The Bunker Theatre

    Terry Johnson’s madcap tribute to his mentor, which transfers to The Bunker from Hampstead Downstairs is benefiting of Ken Campbell but lacks the context and history audience’s may need Johnson’s lecture style, amongst comfy chairs and cusions the audience are free to lounge on,  feels very at odds with Johnson’s previous work as a writer…

  • Bunker Theatre Spring 2018 season announced

    Bunker Theatre Spring 2018 season announced

    The Bunker has announced its spring season. The new productions include a transfer from Hampstead theatre about playwright Ken Campbell, an adaptation of Electra, an American play about the Monica Lewinsky scandal and a production about Lesbian culture in London. The Bunker’s ethos encourages audiences to stay in the auditorium long after performances have ended,…

  • Spotlight on FCUK’D writer and director Niall Ransome

    Spotlight on FCUK’D writer and director Niall Ransome

    Niall is best known to audiences for his work with Mischief Theatre. He is part of the ensemble for plays such as ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ ‘Peter Pan Goes Wrong’ and ‘The Comedy About a Bank Robbery’. His new play, produced by Eastlake Productions, written entirely in verse is a  candid one-man show switches…

  • The Enchanted, The Bunker

    The Enchanted, The Bunker

    Guest Review from Angel Belsey Finding a partner to come with me to see The Enchanted at The Bunker was a surprisingly tough sell. It turns out many people have a strong emotional reaction, bordering on complete aversion, to all things related to the death penalty. Fortunately for any audience member who may have been…

  • La Ronde, The Bunker

    La Ronde, The Bunker

    Max Gill’s adaptation of Arthur Schnitzler’s Reigen has its basis in his interviews with people about their sex lives but what makes this four hander more than just a sex and the city tale is the use of La Ronde. La Ronde is a massive wheel at the front of the stage, which determines who…