Review: ‘Gabriel’ at Liverpool Playhouse

A unique setting, high production values, solid performances by seasoned actors - ‘Gabriel’ has it all.Set in 1943 on Nazi occupied Guernsey, this touring drama deals in familiar wartime issues against a backdrop far removed from the frontline.The play spins a tale of survival, following a family who have been ... Read More...

Royal Court secures £2m for refurbishment

Liverpool's Royal Court has landed £2 million in Arts Council England funding for its ongoing refurbishment programme.The money will go towards 'Act III' of the performing arts venue's transformation, which will see a new 150-seat studio space added to the theatre's basement.The basement venue will host small comedy shows, music events and ... Read More...

Unity Theatre gets funding boost as transformation begins

The Unity Theatre's £845,000 transformation is officially underway following the exchange of contracts between the venue and building firm Vivark.The milestone coincides with a funding boost for the performing arts organisation, which has secured an additional £60,000 in contributions towards its Build Unity Better project.PH Holt Foundation and Garfield Western Foundation have pledged £10,000 and £50,000 ... Read More...