Review: Yerma at Young Vic

Derma at Young Vic is theatre at its best: Simon Stone's brilliant production serves the acting performance of a lifetime from Billie Piper.
By |July 25th, 2017|Review, Theatre|0 Comments

An American in Paris at the Dominion Theatre London

Bob Crowley’s set design and Christopher Wheeldon’s choreography are a treat for the eye in An American in Paris at the Dominion Theatre London but the story fails to engage the heart.
By |July 21st, 2017|Review, Theatre|0 Comments

Review: Not Touched By Touch

Touch by Vicky Jones. Soho Theatre
Touch is said to be a sex comedy from the creators of Fleabag. There’s not much sex, it’s not that funny and it’s no Fleabag.

People often find turning thirty difficult. Touch written and directed by Vicky Jones is about Dee, a woman who’s reached that dangerous age and has found her provincial life […]

By |July 17th, 2017|Review, Theatre|0 Comments

Common at The National Theatre

How much notice should you take of theatre critics? These days there are not only the heavy guns of the professionals but also the hundreds of bows and arrows of amateur reviewers. So, it is possible to get a good impression of what a theatre show is like and whether it is well or […]

By |June 23rd, 2017|Review, Theatre|0 Comments

On The Town: It’s A Helluva Show

On The Town at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre is a helluva show. From the moment the three sailors appear in the previously languid dock scene, it’s a joyous, colourful celebration of life. It could be called Seize The Day.

With the songs and sub plots of the original stage play restored, this is a […]

By |June 3rd, 2017|Review, Theatre|0 Comments