London

4.0★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

Alcina

As part of the splendid Grimeborn festival put on every summer by the Arcola, Marcio da Silva's Ensemble Orquestra has brought us an intriguing and in...
3.0★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

Paradise

Kae Tempest’s Paradise is a bold, modern reimagining of Sophocles’ Philoctetes. For a play famed since antiquity for its focus on character and dialog...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

Die Walküre

Back in 2019 Grimeborn began its exploration of Wagner’s Ring cycle with the inspired idea of reviving the reduced-scale version devised by Jonathan D...
3.0★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

My Night with Reg

This tragicomedy from 1994 is set in the early 1980s as the impact of HIV/AIDS becomes felt in the London gay community. It takes the lives of three g...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

L’amico Fritz

We are very familiar with Mascagni’s first opera ‘Cavalleria Rusticana’, from whose successful shadow he strove in vain to escape for much of his late...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

Hymn

This show effervesces with life: heart-warming, hilarious yet painfully realistic throughout… Hymn is a recreation of reality. Hymn follows the sto...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

The Cunning Little Vixen

Rather like ‘The Marriage of Figaro’, this opera is fairly indestructible in any production. As environmental awareness has grown so this parable abou...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

The Two Character Play

This is an intriguing and brave revival of Tennessee Williams’s The Two Character Play. It is brave because like all Williams’s late plays it was sava...
2.0★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

The Game of Love and Chance

In the programme for The Game of Love and Chance, the first two pages after the basic info is given over to an interview with the show’s commedia dell...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Your Image Alt Text

360 Allstars

A world champion BMX Flatlander, two champion break dancers, an internationally acclaimed basketball freestyler, a world-renowned cyr wheel artist, a ...