4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Seagull

Chekhov’s fin-de-siècle drama, The Seagull (1895), a play that explores artistic, social, and familial conflicts, is given fresh life and relevance...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Pirates of Penzance

There is not much time to catch this show as it comes to the end of a tour that began in the middle of April.  That ornate Edwardian music hall, the ...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Asking Rembrandt

What does someone ask for when they commission art? Something beautiful, a status symbol, an artist’s ‘vision’? And how does the money and expec...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Othello

Iqbal Khan’s production of Othello has a deep split running through its middle. The first half is expansive and fast moving with the set changing fl...
4.0★★★★

Studying Hamlet

Performed in a church in Shoreditch, with the audience sitting on pews only feet from the actors, this is an innovative and intimate exploration of H...
1.0

Absent Friends

Absent Friends explores women, marriage and the notion of true happiness in the play.  It is set in the safe vicinity of a domestic home decorated in...
3.0★ ★ ★

La Traviata

It’s hard to come to a conclusion about a production with such incredible strengths and such embarrassing weaknesses. Remember Oscar-winning Russ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Luna Gale

Approximately a quarter of a million children in the U.S. are placed out of their homes annually due to child abuse and neglect or risk of child maltr...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Chef

Every so often a play comes along that ticks all the boxes; script, acting, set and story come together in perfect harmony to create a performance tha...