3.0★ ★ ★

Battlefield

We meet newly established King Yudishtira (Jared McNeill) on the battlefield strewn with the bodies of his army and enemy. As he scours the battlefiel...
3.0★ ★ ★

I Loved Lucy

Popular 1950s sitcom ‘I Love Lucy’ star Lucille Ball (Sandra Dickinson) is a household name and beloved figure across America. Her number one fan...
A Fool’s Proof By Scratchworks
2.0★ ★

A Fool’s Proof

Scratchworks is comprised of four Exeter University graduates who are inspired by live music, clowning and physical theatre and who collaborate on all...
Don Quijote By Miquel de Cervantes
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Don Quijote

The audience sits on cushions on the floor in the middle of the performance space swiveling to face the action around the edges of the room. Magical s...
The Body of an American By Dan O'Brien
3.0★ ★ ★

The Body of an American

The Body of an Americanis a two-hander that tells the true story of the Canadian photojournalist and Pulitzer prize winner Paul Watson. It focusses on...
Shang-a-Lang By Catherine Johnson
3.0★ ★ ★

Shang-a-Lang

The King’s Head website states that Shang-a-Lang is not suitable for children. However I would recommend it for those who are old enough to rememb...
Romeo et Juliette By William Shakespeare
2.0★ ★

Romeo et Juliette

The strikingly beautiful tableau, with which the cast of ‘Romeo and Juliette’ leaves the audience, is a very powerful finish. Juliette, in a deep ...
Punishment Without Revenge by Meredith Oakes
3.0★ ★ ★

Punishment Without Revenge

Lope de Vega's 1631 tragedy Punishment Without Revenge, performed here in a new adaptation by Meredith Oakes, concerns the story of a father who arra...
Henry V By William Shakespeare
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Henry V

Henry V is the last of the productions in Michael Grandage’s theatrical tour-de-force at the Noel Coward Theatre. The play, one of Shakespeare’s s...
Ciphers By Dawn King
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Ciphers

A ricochet plot that deals in debauch and heartbreak in a decidedly seedy underworld of subterfuge and betrayal, Dawn King’s new play Ciphers pac...