Time Out says
Posted: Wed Jun 20 2012
Walk a little too fast along Union Street and you might well miss the entrance to this underground theatre. Housed in a former warehouse, and masquerading as a cafÈ from the outside, Union Theatre remains a rough-around-the edges sort of venue with a shabby, low-lit bar and cavernous, dank auditorium. Despite its size and budget, Union loves to host musicals – think ‘HMS Pinafore’ and ‘Sweeny Todd’ – as well as political or socially conscious comedies. The results are mixed, but some sure gems have been turfed up here.
What's on at Union Theatre
Fringe, Musicals, Drama
The ever-versatile Union Theatre artistic director Sasha Regan shakes off her producing coat and shuffles on her directing one. She's taking on Russell Labey and Richard Taylor's adaptation of Mary Hayley Bell's novel and Willis Hall and Keith Waterhouse's...