Jack Quarton as March Hare, Alex Sawyer as Gryphon, Emily Butterfield as Red Queen, Sarah Vezmar as Alice, Offue Okegbe as Mad Hatter, Russell Morton as Caterpillar and Barbara Hockaday as Dormouse, Ian Tilton

Alice in Wonderland

Adapted by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm from the novel by Lewis Carroll (Octagon Theatre Bolton at Octagon Theatre, Bolton).
Reviewer: David Chadderton

The Adventure,

The Adventure

Oliver Birch (Bad Physics at Watford Palace Theatre).
Reviewer: Howard Loxton

Ruth Johnson (top) and Alice Blundell, Topher McGrillis

The Christmas Grump

Susan Mulholland (Northern Stage at Northern Stage, Newcastle).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

Hye-Youn Lee as Violetta and Ji-Min Park as Alfredo, Richard H Smith

La Traviata

Music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Francesco Maria Piave (from the original story by Alexandre Dumas fils) (Opera North at The Lowry, Salford).
Reviewer: Martin Thomasson

Serael Asphall (Ensemble) Jasmine Jobson as Marie, Veronique Andre as Shanice and Ashley Gayle as Jay Johnson, Catherine Ashmore

The Realness - One Last Shot

Book by Maureen Chadwick & David Watson Music and Lyrics by Kath Gotts (The Big House Theatre Company & Big Broad Productions at Hackney Downs Studios).
Reviewer: Howard Loxton

The Snowman, Alastair Muir

The Snowman

Based on the book by Raymond Briggs and the film directed by Dianne Jackson, music and lyrics by Howard Blake (Birmingham Repertory Theatre at Lyceum Theatre Sheffield).
Reviewer: Velda Harris

Rebecca Johnson in Twelfth Night, Mark Douet

Twelfth Night

William Shakespeare (English Touring Theatre and Sheffield Theatres at Richmond Theatre).
Reviewer: Alex Ramon