204 Union St
Time Out says
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
In a break from their run of re-discovered musicals, the Union theatre stage Alan Ayckbourn's dysfunctional family comedy over Christmas. Michael Strassen, who had a hit with the recent 'Billy', directs Ayckborne's savagely funny black comedy that riffs...