Tag: Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company

Derby Shakespeare disrupts the natural order

Derby Shakespeare disrupts the natural order

When was the last time you visited the theatre? Why not treat yourself and pop along to the latest production by Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company, King Lear. I love theatrical productions from this company; Twelfth Night and Madness of George III were engaging and very special indeed. This time, Shakespeare’s King Lear is the set piece of this production. 1963.…

Theatre Review: Stones in his Pockets (Marie Jones); Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company

Theatre Review: Stones in his Pockets (Marie Jones); Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company

It’s a good sign when you find yourself intrigued from the outset and a play titled ‘Stones in his Pockets’ certainly piqued my curiosity. Written by Marie Jones and produced by the Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company, the play’s venue was the Shakespeare House nestled on Kedleston Road one cool Saturday evening. The play has much lauded origins. It premiered in…