Friday, November 15, 2019

Annie: A Triumph At The Garrick, Altrincham – live review

Annie - Altrincham Garrick
Annie Altrincham, Garrick Playhouse 22 May 2017 Annie opened at the Garrick on Monday night. Hale and Altrincham Life's Nigel Carr caught the musical which features a host of local acting and singing talent, and reports back below. The musical opens to slides depicting the Great Depression following the Wall Street crash in 1929. Hooverville, the homeless persons village that grew up in Central...

Brassed Off Featuring The World Famous Wingates Brass Band Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Brassed Off Featuring The World Famous Wingates Brass Band
A stunning play, featuring the world famous Wingates Brass Band, Brassed Off found huge popularity with our audiences in two previous sold out productions. The stage adaptation by Paul Allen is set in Grimley (Grimethorpe), a mining town in the north of England, when the mine is up for closure. The plot concerns a family within a community fighting for...

Rutherford and Son: Altrincham Garrick – Rehearsal Photos

Rutherford and Son - Altrincham Garrick Playhouse 5
Last week we announced the new play Rutherford & Son at The Garrick Playhouse Altrincham. This weekend the team have been hard at work rehearsing for the play which opens at the playhouse tonight. Take a look at the photographs below which illustrate just how much work goes in to a production with authentic costumes and sets! Rutherford is a period...

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Rutherford and Son

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Rutherford and Son
Rutherford and Son Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Monday 3rd to Saturday 8th April Evenings 7:30 This Powerful Edwardian Northern Classic was written in 1912 by Githa Sowerby, Rutherford and Son was a huge initial success, achieving widespread critical acclaim but then dropped out of sight. The plays modern revival did not begin until the 1980’s but it has now been performed...