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Upstage Downstage - The Theatre Podcast

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We are a podcast that discusses theatre from across the UK, our opinions are from an audience perspective, we review the set, the costumes, the lighting, the sound and whether we would see a production again. We will also discuss upcoming productions and much more... If you would like to contact us please email upstagedownstagepod@gmail.com

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United States

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We are a podcast that discusses theatre from across the UK, our opinions are from an audience perspective, we review the set, the costumes, the lighting, the sound and whether we would see a production again. We will also discuss upcoming productions and much more... If you would like to contact us please email upstagedownstagepod@gmail.com

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English


Episodes
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Episode 73 - 42 Balloons The Musical

7/11/2024
Episode 73 - 42 Balloons The Musical - We saw this production at the The Lowry Theatre, Salford Here is more detail about the production... https://42balloons.com/ and you can watch the trailer here... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBijD-Hf2Ug This production is no longer on but fingers crossed it makes a return. Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:01:12:12

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Episode 72 - Unfortunate The Musical

6/6/2024
Episode 72 - Unfortunate The Musical - We saw this production at the Birmingham Hippodrome Here is more detail about the production... https://unfortunatemusical.com/ and you can watch the trailer here... https://youtu.be/qWRfEl9KW_M This production is on tour until the end of July 2024, you can book tickets here... https://unfortunatemusical.com/tour-dates/#uk-tour Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:01:08:09

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Episode 71 - The Crucible

5/22/2024
Episode 71 - The Crucible - We saw this production at the Sheffield Crucible Theatre Here is more detail about the production... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Crucible This production is now no longer on but it may return. Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:39:09

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Episode 70 - My Beautiful Laundrette

5/16/2024
Episode 70 - My Beautiful Laundrette - We saw this production at the Leicester Curve Here is more detail about the production... https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/whats-on/my-beautiful-laundrette-on-tour/ You can watch the trailer here... https://youtu.be/hHRurG63Kwk?si=Jb6bg-f3n_uBsyT1 This production is now no longer on tour but it may return. Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:45:57

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Episode 69 - Bonnie and Clyde The Musical on Tour

5/8/2024
Episode 69 - Bonnie and Clyde The Musical on Tour - We saw this production at the Leicester Curve Here is more detail about the production... https://bonnieandclydemusical.com You can watch the trailer here... https://youtu.be/UpgWZ0snjpk?si=ycCZz1uRBnPr_Y26 This production is on tour across the UK until October 2024 and you can find more details here https://bonnieandclydemusical.com/#section-tourdates Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:01:08:04

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Episode 68 - Minority Report

4/30/2024
Episode 68 - Minority Report - We saw this production at the Nottingham Playhouse Here is more detail about the production... https://nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/events/minority-report/ You can watch the trailer here... https://youtu.be/EcRZCYZkYck This production is on at the Lyric Theatre Hammersmith until 18 May 2024 and you can find more details here https://lyric.co.uk/shows/minority-report/#performances Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:58:27

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Episode 67 - Spy Monkey's The Frogs

3/1/2024
Episode 67 - Spy Monkey's The Frogs - We saw this production at the Royal and Derngate Theatre Northampton Here is more detail about the production... https://spymonkey.co.uk/spymonkeys-the-frogs/ This production is at the Kiln Theatre until March 2024 and you can find more details here https://kilntheatre.com/whats-on/the-frogs/ Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:49:05

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Episode 66 - The Drifter's Girl

2/29/2024
Episode 66 - White Christmas - We saw this production at the Regent Theatre Stoke Here is more detail about the production... https://thedriftersgirl.com/about You can watch the trailer here... https://youtu.be/LUnb7WvkWAQ?si=sQqUTPpr5edw4Gt8 This production is on tour until May 2024 and you can find more details here https://thedriftersgirl.com/uk-ireland-tour Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:52:15

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Episode 65 - White Christmas

2/27/2024
Episode 65 - White Christmas - We saw this production at the Sheffield Crucible Here is more detail about the production... https://www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk/news/cast-announced-for-white-christmas This production over now but who knows it may return in the future! Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:01:11:56

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Episode 64 - Cinderella

2/25/2024
Episode 64 - Cinderella - We saw this production at the Nottingham Playhouse Here is more detail about the production... https://nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/events/cinderella/ This production over now but you will be sure to see more pantos fun in the future! Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:37:02

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Episode 63 - Dick Whittington

2/21/2024
Episode 63 - Dick Whittington - We saw this production at the Theatre Royal Nottingham Here is more detail about the production... https://trch.co.uk/star-studded-pantomime-launches/ This production over now but you will be sure to see more pantos fun in the future! Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:56:53

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Episode 62 - The Woman in Black

1/24/2024
Episode 62 - The Woman in Black - We saw this production at the Theatre Royal Nottingham Here is more detail about the production... https://thewomaninblack.com/about Watch the Trailer here https://youtu.be/37d3OwMrHBw This production is on tour until June 2024 and you can find out the venues and dates here... https://thewomaninblack.com/tour-dates Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:53:52

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Episode 61 - The Book Thief The Musical

1/18/2024
Episode 61 - The Book Thief The Musical - We saw this production at the Leicester Curve Here is more detail about the production... https://www.curveonline.co.uk/whats-on/shows/the-book-thief/ Watch the Trailer here https://youtu.be/FjudB325TWE?si=F7xEWawlUJ8TbyxP you can also watch rehearsal footage here... https://youtu.be/ekXi2b9kVDo?si=jNVucL2Ads0gmSg0 This production is no longer on but who knows it may return. Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:44:37

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Episode 60 - Outlawed

1/13/2024
Episode 60 - Outlawed - We saw this production at Nonsuch Studios Nottingham Here is more detail about the production... https://www.nonsuchstudios.co.uk/whatson/outlawed This production is on but please follow the performers for whatever they are in next, they are as follows... Lottie Manning/Hunter Gather as Robin Hood Solaya Sang as Maid Marian Paige Marie Baker-Carroll as The Sheriff of Nottingham Ms Lucinda B'hind as Friar Tuck'd Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:46:46

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Episode 59 - Noises Off

1/8/2024
Episode 59 - Noises Off - We saw this production at The Rep Birmingham Here is more detail about the production... https://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/whats-on/noises-off/ Watch the Trailer here https://youtu.be/WM3qv0rsJE0?si=tUQBvmgKD9knVmU3 This production is on tour until mid 2024 find venues and dates below... https://www.uktw.co.uk/Tour/Play/Noises-Off/T01636406980/ Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:44:14

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Episode 58 - Heathers The Musical

12/29/2023
Episode 58 - Heathers The Musical - We saw this production at Theatre Royal Nottingham and The Other Palace in London Here is more detail about the production... https://www.heathersthemusical.com/about Watch the Trailer here https://youtu.be/5iH6LLt2AiU?si=6k2uzsw94V0rFng0 This production has finished but who knows it may return in the future You can also watch the live recorded version from the Other Palace here... https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/video/detail/B0B77T9T8N/ref=atv_dp_share_cu_r You can also listen to the soundtrack on Spotify here https://open.spotify.com/album/6r3jhI1kXM7NkEDowpkxOU Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:01:11:50

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Episode 57 - Miss Saigon

12/27/2023
Episode 57 - Miss Saigon - We saw this production at Sheffield Crucible Here is more detail about the production... https://www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk/news/cast-announced-for-miss-saigon This production has finished but who knows it may return in the future You can watch a performance of Last Night of the World here https://youtu.be/ikbbBOizGXQ?si=9RzmmdnGijnLWil0 Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:40:03

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Episode 56 - Titanic The Musical

8/9/2023
Episode 56 - Titanic The Musical - We saw this production at Theatre Royal in Nottingham Here is more detail about the production... https://titanicthemusical.co.uk/about-the-show.php This production is no longer on tour but you can find out potential future tour dates here https://titanicthemusical.co.uk/tour.php You can watch the rehearsal clips here https://youtu.be/nERrfoEQfxQ Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:52:25

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Episode 55 - An Inspector Calls

7/31/2023
Episode 55 - An Inspector Calls - We saw this production at The Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield Here is more detail about the production... https://aninspectorcalls.com/about-the-show/info This production is now no longer on but you can find out future tour dates here https://aninspectorcalls.com/tour-dates You can watch the rehearsal clips here https://youtu.be/do9dZGrPiM8 Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:57:15

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Episode 54 - The Good Person Of Szechwan

7/23/2023
Episode 54 - The Good Person Of Szechwan - We saw this production at The Crucible in Sheffield Here is more detail about the production... https://www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk/news/cast-announced-for-the-good-person-of-szechwan This production is now no longer on. you can find out more details here https://lyric.co.uk/shows/the-good-person-of-szechwan/ You can watch the rehearsal clips here https://youtu.be/cwN7rWHRguI Follow us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @upstagedownstagepod

Duration:00:35:28