Reviews

3.0★ ★ ★
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Henry V

The Globe’s new production of Henry V certainly reminds us of how relevant Shakespeare’s play is today. At a time where war is still taking ...
2.0★ ★
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HENRY IV PART ONE

In the programme notes, Artistic Director Michelle Terry, and the dual directors Sarah Bedi and Federay Holmes, place great emphasis on what they rega...
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Electre/Oreste

Before seeing Electre/Oreste at the Vieux-Colombier theatre, I had seen its stage covered with a lot of things: beer, feathers, tissues, confetti, san...
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Rosmersholm

This play is a masterpiece that is rarely produced. Duncan Macmillan’s new adaptation of Ibsen’s Rosmersholm and Ian Rickson’s direction of stellar pe...
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Rite of Spring

I remember studying Nijinsky’s The Rite of Spring for my A Level Dance many years ago, and finding it both terrifying and hypnotic, the drama of Strav...
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Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four

This adaptation of a Sherlock Holmes classic is as straightforward as it gets. The whole play is refreshingly natural. Everything from the costumes to...
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Caroline’s Kitchen

What lies behind that bright, shiny sheen of the Martha Stewarts, Giada De Laurentiis, Paula Deens and Ina Gartens? As time and the news has shown for...
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The Passenger

Reviewing The Passenger is a very unusual and challenging task. An opera that brings to life the very dark days of Europe during WWII is performed in ...