In category: Reviews
In the midst of Olivier nominations, Home, I'm Darling continues its UK tour with Katherine Parkinson in the lead - a masterful turn. Emily Garside reviews:
Ghost Stories reminds us that silence can be just as scary as things that go bump in the night as it takes a giant leap into the depths of our most universal fears. Idgie Beau revi...
The hit family road-trip comedy, Little Miss Sunshine has been brought to the stage, the UK premiere as an adventurous musical. Jonathan Penney reviews:
An empowering, inspirational and powerful retelling about the dark lady of Shakespeare’s sonnets, Emilia Bassano. Jonathan Penney reviews:
An intricate play loses momentum with a build too slow to acheive a pay off. Tom Ward reviews Matthew Xia's revival of Athol Fugard's Blood Knot at the Orange Tree Theatr...
Wolfie, a wonderfully bizarre, irreverent take on the perils of the care system. A well-constructed modern fable but sometimes less is more. Katherine Knight reviews:
From the National Theatre to a national tour, Macbeth ended its UK-wide run at the Wales Millennium Centre. Emily Garside reviews an indecisive, bland version of The Scottish Play:
The struggle with a language that you don't understand, compounded by the struggle with one that you do. Welsh, Turkish, English. Emily Garside takes on Y Brain/ Kargalar:
Jo Clifford gender flips Shakespeare's notorious 'problem play', The Taming Of The Shrew. Does it work with women at the helm? Emily Garside reviews:
Forgotten by history and passed over in favour of men, 10 women are finally given the remembrance and respect they deserve in Lizzie Milton's latest play. Daniel Perks reviews...