4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Dolphins and Sharks

This riveting play comes to London from New York.  Author James Anthony Tyler creates a brilliant scenario in which the modern wage slaves of Harlem ...
La Bohème 2017 © ROH Photo Katherine Ashmore
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

La bohème

Covent Garden’s new production of La Bohème, replacing the much loved Copley version which has been re-appearing for forty years, is splendid but p...
THE MARCH ON RUSSIA by David Storey - Orange Tree Theatre - photo by Helen Maybanks
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The March on Russia

This production of The March on Russia by Orange Tree Theatre, in association with Up in Arms, brings an intricate family drama, steeped in national a...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Tenderly

Your reviewer is old enough to remember when Rosemary Clooney had songs in the ‘Hit Parade’, as we used to call it, songs which were frequently he...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Richard III

Antic Disposition have honed the historical contextualization of Shakespeare to a fine art. After a remarkable tour of Henry V last year, they have do...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Late Company

Jordan Tannahill’s critically acclaimed Late Company shines a light on the dark and difficult aspects of 21st century parenting, exploring privacy, ...
3.0★ ★ ★

Against

This ambitious new play asks some big questions. Ian Rickson’s production of Christopher Shinn’s Against traverses the landscape of American viole...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

13 The Musical

13 The musical at the Ambassadors Theatre, is a coming-of-age musical that follows a young boy named Evan Goldman who is trying to fit in. Evan coming...
3.0★ ★ ★

Samson and Delilah

One of the many things to admire about Arcola’s Grimeborn season is the multinational nature of many of the operas. In this production of Saint-Saen...