The Government Inspector – 14 December 2019, Sheffield Hallam Students Union Reviewer Callam Fellows. “Upon leaving the theatre after the show my side was physically hurting, which I feel is the sign of a good comedy. The Government Inspector incorporates classic themes and set-ups for a farce with a plot about mistaken identity, wagers, and […]

Thestival – 9 to 11 May 2019, Sheffield Hallam University Student’s Union After not being able to make it last year, we were delighted to be in the audience for HSU Theatre Society’s three day festival featuring a night each dedicated to individually comedy, drama and music. And, as suitable for three different nights, we […]

Rent – 11 April 2019, Sheffield Hallam University Student’s Union ***** I have been longing to see a production of Rent for years so was delighted when I was invited to the opening night of HSU Theatre’s production of this exhilarating landmark rock musical, and then was disappointed when I was ill and had to […]

Little Shop of Horrors – 14 December 2018, Sheffield Hallam University Student’s Union ***** HSU Theatre Society have a fantastic knack for presenting my favourite musicals just before Christmas, which is why I was delighted to be in the audience for their opening night of Little Shop of Horrors. For those of you who are […]

Interview – Maddy Tobin (director of Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.) Due to our busy December schedule we are sadly unable to attend HSU Theatre Society’s latest production Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again, but to make up for it I was delighted to interview the show’s director Maddy Tobin to find out more about it […]

Can I Speak – 30 November 2018, Sheffield Hallam University Student’s Union We are ending November with the start of HSU Theatre Society’s new season, Can I Speak, which promised to a Euripides/Shakespeare/Ibsen classic mashup with a contemporary twist exploring powerful forces and conniving voices. Written and directed by Alice Connolly, Can I Speak unravels […]