Kemble's Riot (3 stars)

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Winner, Best Theatre, Brighton Festival 2011. Ever been to a riot? In a theatre? In 1809 Covent Garden was rebuilt after a fire. The actor/manager, John Kemble raised the ticket prices… and the audience rioted for 66 nights. You, the public, exercise your awesome power in Adrian Bunting's inflammatory period play for today. 'Funny, stimulating, thought-provoking, masterful and empowering. '( 'We stamped, we bellowed, we sang. It's marvellously liberating' ★★★★★ ( 'A massive slice of fun with a hearty message. I loved it.' ★★★★★ (Latest7). All ages.

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