Thursday Sep 11
Friend Or Foe - theatre review
I've been in the wars over the last week and am all the better for it. Last week saw the opening of the superb WWI drama Regeneration and, on Friday night, I was plunged headlong into a Boy's Own adventure at Colchester's splendid Mercury Theatre for Michael Morpurgo's Friend Or Foe .
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