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Mini theater reviews from London

Mini theater reviews from London

Here are my impressions of plays I saw whilst on holiday in London: • The Play That Goes Wrong: This very funny farce has a dreadful play by a more dreadful community-theater troupe unfold in front of the audience in real time. Much funnier than it sounds from that description, the comedy builds to a fever pitch until the stage starts collapsing — a shocking moment — in front of the audience. This is a most worthy successor to the poster child of bad-theater farce, "Noises Off." • Bend It Like Beckham: A new musical based on the indie film, "Bend It Like Beckham" is full of feel-good moments that could use better music. It follows the...

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