REVIEW: The Orchestra, Omnibus Theatre ✭✭✭

The Orchestra review Omnibus Theatre

Jennifer Christie reviews Jean Anouilh’s The Orchestra now playing at the Omnibus Theatre. The Orchestra Omnibus Theatre 31 January 2019 3 Stars Book Tickets The Orchestra is a whimsical short play selected by the director Kristine Landon-Smith for production by TeatroLatino.  Landon-Smith chose The Orchestra as a classic gem from the pen of Jean Anouilh, a French playwright of the 20th century that had previously caught her directorial eye. The Orchestra has enjoyed many previous seasons around the world and is currently playing at the Omnibus Theatre. The Omnibus Theatre is an independent theatre, a cultural centre for the whole community. It runs an ambitious program of re-imagined classics and contemporary storytelling with evenings of jazz music and art projects as well. The Orchestra belongs to the large canon of the classic work of Jean Anouilh. The Orchestra is described by the director as a story of ‘tired musicians playing … Read more