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....
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...

Annie – Review

Annie      Mayflower Theatre, Southampton and UK Tour     1 August 2015 When Annie the Musical burst onto the Broadway scene in 1977, the...
La Cage

Review – La Cage Aux Folles

If ever there was a theatrical production which squarely raised the question of false advertising, the current UK touring version of La Cage Aux...

Review – The Ingenious Gentleman – Don Quixote

It's a performance of tremendous skill, sensitive and haunting. He makes every word a jewel that sparkles, attracts attention, adds to the overall splendour...

Review – CATS

Cats is sheer theatrical joy. I doubt I have I have ever seen a company so committed to making this piece work so effectively....

Review – Guys and Dolls

When people talk about Guys and Dolls, the quite perfect “musical fable of Broadway” written by Frank Loesser (music/lyrics) and Jo Swerling and Abe...
Wonderful Life

Review – It’s A Wonderful Life

It might take a train trip to get there, but the warmest, most appropriately celebratory, Christmas spirit entertainment currently on offer is well worth...
Thoroughly Modern Millie

Review – Thoroughly Modern Millie

Everything today is thoroughly modern...well, perhaps. But Stephen Mear's delicious and totally captivating production of Thoroughly Modern Millie demonstrates precisely why "old fashioned" thinking...
Romeo and Juliet

Review – Northern Ballet’s Romeo and Juliet

Northern Ballet has had great success in touring this version of Romeo and Juliet, now on its last circuit of regional centres before it...

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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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