4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Bugsy Malone

Critics have been waiting with bated breath for the theatrical revival of Bugsy Malone, and the Lyric’s production delivers wonderfully, bringing a ...
3.0★ ★ ★

Closer To Heaven

A few years back, being something of a fan of The Pet Shop Boys, I'm sure I could have sung you the entire CD of their, as yet one and only, musical ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Result

This short match-length play (45 minutes each half), explores the pressures undergone by a group of young footballers at a youth training academy.  T...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Heart Of Adrian Lovett

Mark Knightley’s The Heart Of Adrian Lovett is billed as a “surreal and satirical romp through the privatisation scandal”. The narrative is s...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Gods Are Fallen and All Safety Gone

This short, emotionally charged drama about mother-daughter relationships is conceptually sophisticated, understated and reminds us of what theatre ca...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Clarion

In the digital age, when old school printed newspapers fight for survival, and yellow press journalism has modernized into a soapbox to air celebritie...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

A Level Playing Field

The sole setting for Jonathan Lewis’ ‘A Level Playing Field’ is a school classroom covered with photocopied pictures of a maniacal, perhaps drug...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Scarlet

This is a riveting and challenging play in a clever and creative production. That I found it difficult to watch says volumes for the strength of the w...
3.0★ ★ ★

Each His Own Wilderness

Doris Lessing arrived in London from Africa in 1949; accompanied by her young son, £20 and the manuscript for her novel, The Grass is Singing. Lessin...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Lorca: Amor En El Jardin

On a moonlit evening in a symbolic garden of shadows, rosebushes and chirping crickets, the audience is spellbound in a performance of Lorca: Amor en ...