3.0★ ★ ★

The Retreat

If you are planning to buy tickets for Park Theatre’s The Retreat hoping to be educated on the merits or demerits of Buddhism you will be disappoint...
What Shadows Birmingham Rep _credit Mihaela Bodlovic
3.0★ ★ ★

What Shadows

Towards the end of the swinging 60s, in Birmingham in 1968, a local Member of Parliament gave a speech, which caused a storm that echoes to this day....
Twilight Song - Kevin Elyot - Park Theatre
3.0★ ★ ★

Twilight Song

Kevin Elyot’s final play is receiving its premiere in Park Theatre a few years after the writer’s death. It is set in London, in a Victorian villa...
Madame Rubinstein at Park Theatre. Photo by Simon Annand
3.0★ ★ ★

Madame Rubinstein

There are no ugly women, only lazy ones. This is according to Helena Rubinstein, whose reputed tumultuous rivalry with Elizabeth Arden, as well as her...
Chinglish Park Theatre
3.0★ ★ ★


Global trade deals and trade protectivism are dominating the news lately making David Henry Hwang’s Chinglish a timely piece of comedy to stage. Chi...
Raising Martha Park Theatre
3.0★ ★ ★

Raising Martha

A new piece that fits the farcical fashion of twisting and warping a familiar concept, Raising Martha is a fine comedy that takes the traditional host...
Luv, Park Theatre, London. credit the other richard
3.0★ ★ ★


You can probably garner from the title what Luv is about. The play follows the ups and downs of three completely different middle-aged people who come...
Deny, Deny, Deny Park Theatre
3.0★ ★ ★

Deny, Deny, Deny

Jonathan Maitland’s new work about doping is a topical drama that offers a clear, stripped-down even view of the world of professional sports. Jonat...
The Trial of Jane Fonda at Park Theatre
3.0★ ★ ★

The Trial Of Jane Fonda

In 1972 actress Jane Fonda travelled to North Vietnam as part of her on-going mission to halt what she perceived to be America’s futile, destructive...
Happy To Help, Park Theatre
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Happy To Help

What do you think; at this day and age do we live to work or work to live? Do we stand a chance against multinationals? Can we effect change? What abo...