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There's No Place Like

ensemble theatre · althea theatre · Ages 15+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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DAVID BARBER certified reviewer June 18, 2017
tagged as: touching · funny · thought-provoking
Young man meets barmaid in a London pub in this beautifully written and acted play. Their interaction provokes a lot of thought about the nature of what "home" is, but you're not bashed over the head with it! Their characters are well drawn and completely held my attention. It's a charming and riveting production.... full review
ASHLEY STEED stage raw and la bitter lemons certified reviewer June 21, 2017
Having moved from London back to LA on the day my UK visa expired, I couldn’t help but empathize with Hannah (Lilac Yosiphon, who also wrote the play), an Israeli woman who once taught music but now works as a barmaid in London while “in-between visas.” In walks Jordan (Sam Elwin, who wrote the music), a 21-year-old British man who, after losing his job, wonders if he should move back home. “Home is where the pub is,” says Hannah. She wants to make London her home, even if governmental red tape makes it difficult for her. Their connection is immediate and sincere as they both open up about their lives and hopes. The play then jumps forward ten years. Jordan has moved on and built a life, while Hannah seems to be in stasis. Her once giggly ch... full review
ZEDRICK RESTAURO certified reviewer June 23, 2017
Blown away by the writing, the performances, and the chemistry between the actors. One of the best shows I've seen at the Hollywood Fringe this year!... full review