5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

In The Heights

King’s Cross Theatre’s production of In The Heights comes at exactly the right time to ride the wave of adulation that Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton has created over on Broadway. Like Hamilton, the musi...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Happy Girl and Boys Will Be Boys

Both Happy Girl and Boys Will Be Boys are part of the ‘Tomorrow’s Feminists Today’ section of Camden People’s Theatre’s festival of feminist theatre. Both are devised by local teenage girls – Happy ...
3.0★ ★ ★

Teddy Ferrara

Teddy Ferrara is a play that refuses to fall into complacency regarding LGBT equality. It is a play that repeatedly brings up issues that are often pushed under the carpet in favour of celebrating marriage equa...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure has always sat uneasily within the ranks of Shakespeare’s comedies, and The Young Vic’s acknowledgement that this is a ‘problem play’ means it is no surprise when they ditch much of ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

SUPERFUNADVENTURETIMES

SUPERFUNADVENTURETIMES is a joyous, life-affirming ride, a dramatization of pop culture references with musical breaks, complete with haphazard costumes and actors who occasionally break into smiles at the shee...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Talking Heads

These three monologues, taken from Bennett’s written-for-television series, have many things in common. They are stories of isolation, of loneliness, of mental illness. They are stories of ordinary lives play...
3.0★ ★ ★

Female Transport

There’s been a surge in interest in women’s prison dramas following the success of Netflix series Orange Is The New Black, andFemale Transport takes this focus back to the early 1800s and the women headed t...
4.0 ★ ★ ★ ★

Lessness

A dramatic reading of one of Beckett's lesser-known works, Lessness addresses many of the preoccupations found in his plays. Time, cycles of events and mortality all play a role in the hypnotic 35 minuutes th...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Waiting for Godot

Waiting for Godot exists in an almost surrealist time space, and sets can sometimes be the making or breaking of a production: whether you can believe that the space can house the semi-surreal characters and t...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Temple

The Donmar consistently demonstrates some of the most beautiful set design in the West End, transforming the space every production, and Temple is no exception. The set is an old-fashioned conference room, full...