Guys and Dolls

Review – Guys and Dolls

Rebel Wilson may be about to launch a Rubensesque Runyonesque assault on the West End, but it is comforting to see that the UK...

For Services Rendered

These days it is rare to see a W Somerset Maugham play in the West End and people can be surprised to discover that...
Streetcar

Review – A Streetcar Named Desire

Just make Maxine Peake a Dame now. She is one of the most versatile and brave, well, fearless really, female actors working on English...
Sweet Charity

Review – Sweet Charity

Bob Fosse is permanently linked with Sweet Charity, as is his wife, Gwen Verdon. The current off-Broadway production pays homage to the original staging...

Oppenheimer – Review

Oppenheimer Swan Theatre 31 January 2015 There is almost nothing as thrilling as sitting in the audience of a production of a new play and...

Ivanov

Lvov: I speak plainly and to the point. Only a man without a heart could misunderstand me. Ivanov: Usually you make three points. One, my...

Review – Hamlet

How all occasions do inform against me, and spur my dull revenge. Hamlet is much performed; sometimes people argue that it is performed too often, that...
Imperium

Review – The Imperium : The Cicero Plays

When the RSC gets it right, standards are uncompromised, stars are born, great acting is everywhere, and the lustre of theatre is never brighter....
Platonov

Platonov

Platonov has it all: sex, fireworks, attempted suicides, contemplated suicide, a stroke victim, hired assassins, murder and witty, witty banter. And vodka. Lots of...
About Jamie

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Everybody will soon be talking about Everybody's Talking About Jamie, an irrepressibly delightful new musical premiering in Sheffield. It's an absolute triumph in every...

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Saturday, Sunday, Monday

This new production of Saturday, Sunday, Monday puts a venerable war-horse through a striking new set of paces reflecting great credit on ensemble values...

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