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Review – Othello

Othello
The audience was very persuaded by this production on press night for Othello, but as with the Hamlet earlier this year, the overall effect...

Review – Love Is Only Love

The Other Palace was host for this first outing of Love Is Only Love. I trust it won’t be the only theatre in which...

Review – The Rink

Rink
The Rink is the best revival of a musical currently playing in London. Don't let unfamiliarity with the show or its score deter you....

Review – As You Like It

As You Like It is a shrewd choice of play for the first season of the new regime at the Globe and will doubtless...

Review – HR Haitch

HR Haitch has a real energy to it and a lot of talent in the cast, but the framework of its setting, neither pure...

Review – Hamlet

Hamlet
This new production represents a brave but only partially successful rebranding of The Globe under the new leadership of Michelle Terry, here performing the...

Review – The Cherry Orchard

Cherry
This production deserves great credit for setting its face against traditional approaches. There is a lot to be said for stripping off the varnish...

Review – Songs For Nobodies

Nobodies
As the final note of this emotional plea echoes within Wilton’s Music Hall, the capacity audience rises to its feet in joint acclaim. The...

Review – Cilla, The Musical

Cilla
Cilla - The Musical is a highly entertaining tribute to the life and music of Cilla Black and the Mersey Beat era. It sparkles...

Review – Electra

Electra
Electra is a bloody family saga that sprawls decades. It has all the tropes of Greek Tragedy: murder, power, royals, estrangement, cruelty… This bold...