What the papers say.
“A beautifully designed masterpiece in engineering...a significant breakthrough in theatre technology.”
Theatre Building of the Year 2015 - The Stage Awards
“Something strange and delightful has landed... it's Paines Plough's new portable Roundabout auditorium, a colourful, comfortable, spaceship-like venue that, delightfully, can be assembled in each new place it visits using only an Allen key.”
“Paines Plough’s travelling Roundabout Auditorium is probably the loveliest venue at the Fringe.”
‘‘A national tour should brighten many hundreds of lives, young and old.”
‘‘Three new works by playwrights at the top of their game... an ingenious in-the-round plywood amphitheatre... a vivid and immediate theatre experience.”
"If only all children's theatre could be performed in the Paines Plough Roundabout"
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What you say.
"Roundabout is a beautiful, magical space. Hidden tech make it Turkish-bath-tranquil but with circus-tent-cheek. Aces.”
@evenicol on Twitter
‘‘Love the Paines Plough Roundabout auditorium. Wonderfully intimate. Demands great writing and playing... nowhere for anyone to hide.’’
@lyngardner, Guardian Theatre Critic, on Twitter
“New pop-up touring venue for @painesplough is so beautiful it makes my heart lift.”
@KateSagovsky on Twitter
‘‘Being so close to the action makes it feel as though it’s happening in your own living room.’’
@Gillot_John on Twitter
“The Roundabout is an incredible space - can’t wait to go see some of the other shows on tour. Just extraordinary.”
@GeorginaPeriam on Twitter
“Perhaps 'cool venue' doesn't sum up #RoundaboutPP. Magic happens inside that space!"