What's on at Alnwick Playhouse
In the six-year absence that followed 2004’s delirious ‘I Heart Huckabees’, David O Russell seemingly acquired a taste for studio filmmaking – but that’s not quite the same as going mainstream. ‘The Fighter’ and ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ played as ex...
Thu Mar 13:
You can size up this blacker-than-black, early 1960s time capsule from the writer-directors of ‘The Big Lebowski’ and ‘No Country for Old Men’ from all sorts of angles. Is it a sideways look at a music scene? A melancholic but extremely funny riff on...
Tue Apr 1:
If you’re unfamiliar with the work of playwright Tracy Letts (‘Bug’, ‘Killer Joe’), try imagining a cross between Tennessee Williams, Jerry Springer and Jeremy Clarkson. The 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winner ‘August: Osage County’ is textbook Letts: this st...
Thu Mar 20: