Shakespeare By Night

Shakespeare By Night at the Old Fitz sees a group of actors perform selected scenes from across Shakespeare’s works in an 80 minute performance lit only by candlelight. This is not (as we see at the Sam Wanamaker Theatre at Shakespeare’s Globe) an attempt to investigate historical staging practices, it is more simply a vehicle […]

The Rover: Charm Offensive

By Company B at Belvoir St Theatre Photo credit: Nathan Atkins. Check out his full gallery at The AU Review. It is a truth of our shallow, gullible world that attractive people can get away with being appalling. The Rover is a good humoured look at how outrageously a charming man can behave without the […]

A World of Words

Cyrano de Bergerac by Sport for Jove at the York Theatre, Seymour Centre Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead by Old Vic Theatre via National Theatre Live Damien Ryan’s adaptation of the nineteenth century play about the seventeenth century poet is such a treat for its unabashed revelling in words. Stoppard’s eternally popular work in response […]