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, Drama, Musicals
Set in New York in 1948, this Christmas fantasy from Charles Busch follows Irish O'Flanagan, the touch as nails headliner of a nightclub. When an angel comes to help her see the error of her ways, she goes on a roller coaster ride of the future, and tries...