Monthly Archives: September 2018

Quarters Kids/Portland Stories

As a development of 'Portland Stories' which collected anecdotes and oral histories from people who live and/or work on Portland, the QUARTERS KIDS project gathered stories from the families of prison officers, past and present, who had lived in accommodation at the Verne or Borstal prisons on Portland. Absolute again collaborated with the Portland academy school, recording interviews which were ...
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The Misanthrope

A confident, well performed production with a judicious edge of excess CRITICS CHOICE - CITY LIMITS A feast for the senses WHAT’S ON TIME OUT One of the finest companies on the London Fringe MARIE CLAIRE MAGAZINE
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The Box

A bold patchwork of exuberant individualism and frustrated desire TIME OUT A thoroughly enjoyable and entertaining production that cries out to be seen QX MAGAZINE By Andrew Harries Tristan Bates Theatre, London, November 1994 BAC, May 1996
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Don Rosita The Spinster

Andrew Harries’ accomplished production EVENING STANDARD Moving and atmospheric THE INDEPENDENT
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When We Dead Awaken

by Henrik Ibsen Nominated for BEST PRODUCTION LONDON FRINGE AWARDS Nominated for TIME OUT THEATRE AWARD Winner BEST MUSIC LONDON FRINGE AWARDS “Flabbergastingly lively….Andrew Harries at once denaturalises and revitalises Ibsens text…and gets exceptionally strong performances out of his actors” THE TIMES The Man in the Moon London January – February 1994
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Queen Christina

Absolute Theatre’s febrile production of Pam Gem’s remarkable play about a remarkable woman is pregnant with energy and ideas and is presented with a sumptuous panache seldom seen outside the National Theatre or Royal Shakespeare Company TIME OUT One of the years most exciting productions  KALEIDOSCOPE, BBC RADIO 4 TWICE TIME OUT CRITICS CHOICE; NOMINATED FOR ...
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Electra

New adaptation by Steve Fraser An Absolute Theatre creative team production for the Theatre Royal Bath "Storm on the Lawn" Prior Park Bath August 2000
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