A-Song-Goes-Round-The-World-at-the-Upstairs-at-the-Gatehouse
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A Song Goes Around the World

Daniel Donskoy has a multi-faceted identity as actor, singer, dancer, polyglot, and former model with an upbringing spread across Russia, Israel, Germ...
BarbicanToneelgroep Amsterdam, Obsession, image credit Jan Versweyveld
3.0★ ★ ★

Obsession

Obsession is an early example of Italian neorealist film: a mid twentieth century genre that concentrated on the dispossessed - typically the homeless...
EXTERMINATING ANGEL PRODUCTION IMAGE (C) ROH. PHOTO BY CLIVE BARDA
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Exterminating Angel

Thomas Ades is the real thing, a British composer writing big works for the operatic stage. In The Exterminating Angel, his third opera, the way he de...
Grease: the Musical UK tour 2017
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Grease

Grease was voted “the No. 1 Greatest Musical of All Time” by Channel 4 viewers in 2003.  It certainly isn’t that.  But it does have something,...
3.0★ ★ ★

The Braille Legacy

Being the story of a man with apparently boundless devotion to his chosen field, who died relatively young (43) had the moral rectitude of a saint, an...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Pierre Novellie is Cool Peter

You won’t need the details above, because – alas! – by the time you read this review  you will have missed the show in the intimate upper room ...
2.0★ ★

Queen of Carnage

Queen of Carnage is a performance piece inspired by Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas. Some of the music is recognisably Purcell's but the inspiration seems...
Guards at the Taj Bush Theatre Credit Marc Brenner
3.0★ ★ ★

Guards at the Taj

An impressive revitalisation of a late Victorian building, has transformed an old library into a place of culture, where library, café and the Bush T...
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead at The Old Vic. Photos by Manuel Harlan
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Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead, announces the First Ambassador in Hamlet. The demise of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern is overlooked amidst the b...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

46 Beacon

A hotel room in Boston. Blue wall above the bed receding left and right, three ducks flying in the middle. A man tells us this is the year of drugs an...