2.0★ ★

Sorry We Didn’t Die at Sea

An entirely black and bare stage replicates the interior of a container where three migrants are crossing an ocean. The only props are the things they have with them - one carries only a knife, another a rucksa...
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Having been grounded in folk singing at Wigan folk clubs, I wondered why men were always singing the songs (except for me). Now I find from this play that it was in fact the women who were behind the tradition ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★


Tucked between the shops on the ground floor of The Galleries are two sliding doors and a small neon sign - polyphony. While I waited for this immersive audio installation to begin, it felt like a stop on the j...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Les Indes Galantes

Marcio da Silva's groundbreaking company Ensemble Orquesta (EO) is fast developing an enviable reputation for bringing rare baroque treasures to the opera stage. For this fascinating production he has produced ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

London MIME Festival 2022

Aurélien Bory’s aSH is the final opus in his trilogy of large-scale solos for unique female dancers. It began in 2008 with Questcequetudeviens? It was followed by Plexus in 2012. In this trilogy, according to h...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★


Panto is its own art form, and not an easy one to get right.  Whether you are aiming at children or adults you must observe the tried and tested formulas – there has to be a hero and heroine, a best boy, a pant...