REVIEWS

In her brief tenure at Shakespeare's Globe, Emma Rice has lit a fuse under the theatre's original mission to devote itself to historical recreation...

As night falls, a group of people gather under the concrete roof of a site near an east London car park. Come wind or...

The historical roots of Scotland's religious divisions are the inspiration for Linda McLean's Glory on Earth, which examines the relationship between the young Catholic...

This Twelfth Night opens in a jazz-age speakeasy and never really leaves there. Paul Hart’s playful production centres on the considerable musical talent of...

Circus is all about trust and support – having muscular strength and a confident mindset. Canadian company Flip Fabrique harnesses the metaphorical possibilities inherent...

With the heady smell of incense, challenging acoustics and sombre choral music, the church makes a rather excellent venue for Scena Mundi's production of...

Is something that’s had all of its parts removed and replaced still the same object? It’s a question begged by Jack Thorne's adaptation of...

The first and most important thing to say about Robert Hastie's inaugural production as artistic director at Sheffield Theatres is that the venue is...

Cimarosa’s Il Matrimonio Segreto was the runaway hit of 1792 following its first performance before Emperor Leopold II, who insisted upon an encore immediately...

Choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui is well known for his collaborative approach to dance and ongoing explorations of various styles. For Milonga, first created in...

Cabaret star Meow Meow brings her engaging, eclectic style to the Brighton Festival for this specially commissioned song cycle on the history of the...

1870s Vienna was a city of contradictions: intoxicated yet bewildered by rapid financial enrichment, then outright destabilised by the ensuing 1873 stock market crash....
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