The Caucasian Chalk Circle
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Caucasian Chalk Circle

As I took my seat in the circular auditorium, a troupe of actors walked on stage. They informed us that we were about to watch a play. Not just any play, but a play by Bertolt Brecht. Brecht the theatrical revo...
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Tom Stoppard has often been referred to as one of the greatest modern playwrights, Rosencratz and Guildenstern Are Dead being the first of his plays to gain widespread recognition and acclaim from critics and a...
Lost Boy by Phil Willmott
2.0★ ★

Lost Boy

2014 marks the centenary of the First World War, a time of great change for Britain. Phil Willmott attempts to resurrect this sense of lost innocence in Lost Boy, a musical revisiting the central characters of...
The Secret Agent by Matthew Hurt (adapted from the novel by Joseph Conrad)
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Secret Agent

The Young Vic theatre is a blend of the old and the new. It was opened in 1960s socialist Britain, as a place where the next generation of actors, directors, writers and designers could come to work with some o...