4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Pigeon English

Pigeon English fizzes with intensity and promises everything we should expect from a National Youth Theatre production. Alongside Romeo and Juliet and...
3.0★ ★ ★

The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden is a feel-good family musical telling a story of loss, love and the healing power of nature. It ticked all the boxes for the enthusi...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Consensual

It’s a bold thing to take the subject of sex between a teacher and a minor, a topic we only ever see through the comfortingly reductive moral lens o...
3.0★ ★ ★

Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice has been everywhere recently. The RSC’s version closed last month, Shakespeare’s Globe’s Merchant played earlier in the s...
3.0★ ★ ★

Wuthering Heights

The National Youth Theatre’s new production of Wuthering Heights is neither a traditional production, nor a complete departure – it is somewhere i...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Be Bop A Lula

More tribute concert than theatre, Be Bop A Lula nevertheless is a rambunctious, fun-filled show, perfectly pitched at its audience of rock ‘n’ ro...
2.0★ ★

Selfie

Dorian Gray had to wish away his soul and put his portrait in the attic to keep his good looks. But today, a life of youth and beauty is only a good c...