The Notorious Mrs. Ebbsmith
3.0★ ★ ★

The Notorious Mrs. Ebbsmith

Primavera prides itself on rediscovering lost classics of the stage. However noble this venture might be for theatrical history, the rediscovered play must have some relevance to today’s audience to merit it...
Bitch Boxer
3.5★ ★ ★

Bitch Boxer

Women were allowed compete in boxing in the Olympics for the first time in 2012. Around the same time, writer, Charlotte Josephine, felt her individual femininity questioned by a patron at her work who told her...
Major Tom
3.5★ ★ ★

Major Tom

Any show that begins with walking in and petting a dog can only be a great time, right? Well that at least was the mindset I had after entering Major Tom and being greeted by the title character himself. This o...
How To Be Immortal
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

How To Be Immortal

Entering into a basement theater, set up like a café, a sense of comfort and connection is immediately established. A lone woman (Anna-Helena McLean) sits on the stage, playing a cello and occasionally singing...
Each of us
3.5★ ★ ★

Each of us

In the definition of a hole in the wall theater (I think I spent more time trying to find the place than watching the show), comes Ben Moor’s one-man surrealist  and comedic ramble through life, Each of Us. ...
Secret Cinema- The Grand Budapest Hotel
3.0★ ★ ★

Secret Cinema: The Grand Budapest Hotel

If you are a movie nut, like myself, then no doubt you’ve shared a similar daydream: to enter into a beloved cinematic world and become a part of the atmosphere and the adventure. A certain glamour and luxury...
Opus
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Opus

The Barbican is once again stretching boundaries and blurring genres while hosting Opus, a collaborative production devised by Circa and the Debussy String Quartet.  The idea was spawned by Circa director, Yar...
The Pardoner’s Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Pardoner’s Tale

A classic English tale is brought to life this month at the Unicorn Theatre.  In a co-production with Tangere Arts, Chaucer’s The Pardoner’s Tale is given a modern update perfectly suitable for children...
Lebensraum by Jakop Ahlbom
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Lebensraum

Kicking off the London International Mime Festival at the Southbank is Lebensraum by Swedish-born theatre-maker Jakop Ahlbom, described as ‘a wordless show based on Buster Keaton’s silent movie, The Scare...
Fuerzabruta by Diqui James and Gaby Kerpel
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Fuerzabruta

Scholar Laura Marks described the haptic experience as brushing as near as possible to verbalizing a sensory experience in its fullest, most accurate sense.  To completely capture a feeling in words would be i...