What The Critics Say

Oh What A Lovely War (2014)

Reviewed by: Philip Horton, Bath Chronicle | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"An excellent production and an unmissable tribute"

House and Garden (2014)

Reviewed by: Philip Horton, Bath Chronicle | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"Complicated, yes. Fun, yes. Perfectly performed by the whole ensemble, yes. Miss it, no, you shouldn’t. It’s a treat."

Betrayal (2014)

Reviewed by: Philip Horton, Bath Chronicle | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"The cast is faultless and between scenes some spot-on atmospheric music by Philip Glass."

The Norman Conquests: A Trilogy of Plays (2014)

Reviewed by: Petra Schofield, Theatre Bath | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"This is a great achievement for the company in its celebratory year."

Hay Fever (2013)

Reviewed by: Philip Horton, Bath Chronicle | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"Produced in the round by Ann Garner, the set, period dress and even the maid Clara are pitch perfect."

Lord of the Flies (2013)

Reviewed by: Petra Schofield, Guide2Bath | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"The run is sold out. The company deserve this for the extraordinary amount of work and professionalism on display. "

On Golden Pond (2013)

Reviewed by: Louise Heavey, Theatre Bath | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

"Next Stage has a well-deserved reputation for high standards of performance, and they fail to disappoint with this latest offering – Ernest Thompson’s On Golden Pond."

Our Country's Good (2013)

Reviewed by: Petra Schofield, Guide2Bath | Performed at: The Mission Theatre

."Aside from the centre court of Wimbledon, there are few other places that provide the quality of drama than The Next Stage Theatre Company at The Mission Theatre. Under the microscopic direction of Ann Garner, once again this excellent team bring together a cast of unrivalled quality and professionalism.

it truly is a ensemble show with everyone working together to produce something very special."