Menier Chocolate Factory
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Jun 20 2012
Menier Chocolate Factory is for those after a West End theatre experience without the Leicester Square-factor. Southwark’s off-West End theatre has an impressive history of high-profile transfers, from ‘Fully Committed’ to musicals such as ‘La Cage Aux Folles’ and ‘Little Shop of Horrors’. Don’t be put off by the dearth of eateries along Southwark Street – Menier is perhaps the classiest of all fringe venues offering great meal-deal tickets: a glass of wine, a bit of dinner and, of course, a play.
Menier Chocolate Factory 53 Southwark St
What's on at Menier Chocolate Factory
Off-West End, Musicals
- Rating: 4/5
- Critics' choice
There is a delightful photo doing the rounds of 84-year-old musical-theatre legend Stephen Sondheim calling in at a pie shop in Tooting to catch a site-specific fringe revival of his ‘Sweeney Todd’. It’s good he’s happy to see his shows in small spaces:...
Off-West End, Drama
Off-Broadway 2013 hit 'Buyer & Cellar' is brought over to the UK by the Menier Chocolate Factory for its UK premiere. The comedy is about a LA actor who decides to go to work in Barbara Streisand's Malibu basement. Quite what that is, we're not sure,...