Olivia Bell

Olivia Bell
Cambridge University


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Review: Hamlet – A Sketch Show

OLIVIA BELL is underwhelmed by this disappointing sketch show.

Review: [title of show]

WILL POPPLEWELL is blown away by an evening of entertainment from some of Cambridge’s finest.

Review: Sticky Floor Smoker

EMILY MARR is surprised and entertained by an evening of comedy that showed Cambridge still has it.

Review: Peter Pancreas

This year’s all-medic Pantomime delivers an evening of hilarity and entertainment that is not to be missed

Review: You can’t take it with you

No one seems to take themselves too seriously in this vibrant and energetic, although certainly not entirely flawless, performance.

Review: Tamburlaine

ABBI BROWN was let down by a play that did not fulfill its dramatic expectations.

Review: Hell of a Life

MARK DANCIGER does not rate this tired and badly paced show.

Preview: The Last Post

OLIVIA BELL meets Henry Jenkinson (Composer/Co-writer) and Paige Thompson (Producer), who are preparing for The Last Post, a new musical set in 1939 in an English village on the precipice of war.

Sweet Charity

OLIVIA BELL is underwhelmed and disappointed by a show that had so much promise, but delivered such limp results.

The Merrier

EMILY MARR is entertained by a well paced show that showcases some of Cambridge’s finest comedic actors

Review: The Laramie Project

SAM WATTS is impressed by a complex play that manages to be both captivating and slick.

Female Personality of the Year

OLIVIA BELL is underwhelmed by a promising production that was let down by its pacing


EMILY MARR is left uncomfortable by a play that completely misses the point.

Oedipus and Antigone

MATTHEW PLUME was blown away by a cast who were let down by a weak script

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

OLIVIA BELL and JESSICA ROSE were left elated and amused by this un-bee-lievable late show that, with some polishing, could be spell-binding