Tom Wentworth reviewed The Adventures of Sancho Panza for Disability Arts Online at The Riverfront, Newport on Friday 9th Novermber 2012.
"I suspect that you’ve heard the story of Don Quixote but do you remember his faithful squire Sancho? No? Well, Hijinx Theatre Company’s touring production has put him centre stage in a magical tale of adventure and mayhem. The company have built a strong reputation for creating accessible and engaging performances but I couldn’t help but wonder whether I really wanted to see a another re-telling of the Don Quixote story. I couldn’t have been more mistaken as during this performance contained music, dance and outstanding comic performances. I was transported to another place, as a very willing passenger alongside Sancho as he rides off on his donkey (represented by a ukulele), next to Don Quixote’s fine stallion (a double bass!)"