The Kid Stays in the Picture Royal Court Theatre 2017 (Johan Persson)
3.0★ ★ ★

The Kid Stays in the Picture

The Kid Stays in the Picture is a biographical play about the life of Robert Evans, a studio executive at Paramount who helped to bring to life such l...
I am Candy You Are Dark Fortune
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

I Am Candy You Are Dark Fortune

Considering the grandness and scale of this project’s diegesis, it initially feels as if the creators might better thrive with a hundred-person anim...
The Chemsex Monologues at The King's Head Theatre, London
5.0 ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

The Chemsex Monologues

This is an evening full of emotionally explosive monologues. The play starts off with tales of romantic and sexy encounters, but soon leaves you devas...
Madama Butterfly ©ROH. PHOTO BILL COOPER
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Madama Butterfly

Madam Butterfly seems to be the opera that houses turn to as a cash cow when times are hard. It is an opera with a small cast - if you skimp on Butter...
Kicked in the sh*tter 5 Stars By Leon Fleming The Hope Theatre
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Kicked in the Sh*tter

We don’t know where the play is taking place and we don’t know anybody’s name. But we don’t need to and you might not even notice until the en...
2.0★ ★

Seventeen

Matthew Whittet’s new play started life at the Belvoir Theatre, Sydney in 2015 and now transfers to London for a short season with a new and English...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Pygmalion

Headlong’s production of George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion is obsessed with language; as a method of communication, as a marker of class, as a build...
2.0★ ★

Tamburlaine

This rare staging of Christopher Marlowe’s Tamburlaine by a British East Asian company, Yellow Earth (formed in 1995) is rather disappointing becaus...
The Frogs Jermyn Street Theatre
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

The Frogs

I love this show. I can’t deny it. Not just because it sounds far bigger than the tiny space it’s now inhabiting (thanks to Tim Sutton’s new orc...