REVIEWS

After looking at all things yellow in The Yellow Show, the sky in The Sky Show, faces in The Face Show and water in...

Dante or Die creates innovative, site specific theatre in everyday, and often unlikely places. Its latest production Take on Me does just that, as...

This autumn, Glenda Jackson will return to the stage as King Lear and the Donmar will be presenting its third all-female Shakespeare production with...

The Union Theatre, now relocated to a brand-new space across the road, is a space I’ve previously dubbed the National Theatre of fringe musicals...

The Ruby Dolls is a delectable and enviably glamorous quartet, specialising in storytelling through four-part harmony musical numbers. Featuring music from Amy Winehouse, Beyonce and...

The Little Angel and Goblin Theatres’ collaboration this season is groundbreaking in several ways. For a start, it ditches the model of adapting well...

Before she took over as artistic director at Shakespeare’s Globe, Cymbeline was the only Shakespeare play Emma Rice had really tackled, back in 2006....

In his adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s The Man Who Would be King, adaptor and director Dan Coleman has created something more engaging than the...

Sid, a one-man show by Leon Fleming, is performed with an impressive burst of nervous energy by actor Dario Coates. He plays Craig, a teenage...

One on level, Jan Philipp Gloger’s new production of Cosi Fan Tutte, his debut with Covent Garden, plays out in primary colours. Scene settings...

This American Civil War triptych by Pulitzer-winning US playwright Suzan-Lori Parks uses the conventions of the epic – it’s inspired by the Odyssey –...

Circus disciplines meet hip hop dance in iD, the new show from contemporary circus company Cirque Eloize. The production buzzes with energy. As one artist...
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