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Maxim Vengerov Concert

Despite the fact that I had a bad fall recently and messed up both my knees, I could not resist attending the concert that the Oxford Philharmonic Orc...
3.0★ ★ ★

The Braille Legacy

Being the story of a man with apparently boundless devotion to his chosen field, who died relatively young (43) had the moral rectitude of a saint, an...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Pierre Novellie is Cool Peter

You won’t need the details above, because – alas! – by the time you read this review  you will have missed the show in the intimate upper room ...
Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria, MONTEVERDI_COLSTON_HALL_12-4-2017_007 Chris Cooper of ShotAway.
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Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria

Monteverdi’s music is enjoying a year of celebration - he was born 450 years ago. As part of the celebration, Sir John Eliot Gardiner has developed ...
2.0★ ★

Queen of Carnage

Queen of Carnage is a performance piece inspired by Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas. Some of the music is recognisably Purcell's but the inspiration seems...
Guards at the Taj Bush Theatre Credit Marc Brenner
3.0★ ★ ★

Guards at the Taj

An impressive revitalisation of a late Victorian building, has transformed an old library into a place of culture, where library, café and the Bush T...
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead at The Old Vic. Photos by Manuel Harlan
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead, announces the First Ambassador in Hamlet. The demise of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern is overlooked amidst the b...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

46 Beacon

A hotel room in Boston. Blue wall above the bed receding left and right, three ducks flying in the middle. A man tells us this is the year of drugs an...
Threads The Hope Theatre
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Threads

The stage reminds of a post-apocalyptic setting mixed with an untidy student room. The surreal number of cables spanning across furniture and the wall...
The Winter’s Tale A Cheek and Jowl Production Photo Johan Persson
3.0★ ★ ★

The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale is one of Shakespeare’s latest and strangest plays. It’s a mish-mash of genres, with passages of verse that showcase Shakespea...