4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Bacchae

  Euripides’ Bacchae is a celebration of the exotic and ecstatic: it makes us face the darker parts of humanity, and question what it means ...
3.0★ ★ ★

The Mentalists

Emblazoned across the advertisements for Richard Bean’s revived production of The Mentalists are all the reasons it should be a success. Success it ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Volpone

Trevor Nunn has created a strikingly intelligent production of Volpone that is very sharp indeed in its observations of the corruption of a class-ridd...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Constellations

For all of the seventy minutes of Michael Longhurst’s excellent production of Nick Payne’s Constellations time, tone, and human experience become ...
2.0★ ★

The Tree Climber

This classic Egyptian play is one of the many productions focusing on Arab culture as part of the Shubbak Festival that is taking place in London this...
2.0★★

Lesere

Lacklustre and totally unsatisfying, Lesere fails to impress. Set in 1921, during the Interwar period, John and Jane Lesere have settled into an unexc...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Alpha Beta

Ted Whitehead’s Alpha Beta is an intense and visceral play about an irretrievably damaged couple locked in a loveless marriage. Reminiscent of Doris...