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Jewish Composers Score Their Own Revue.

Jewish Composers Score Their Own Revue.
Monty Python joked in Spamalot that "You won't succeed on Broadway, If you don't have any Jews". Now, a new review shows the valued contributions of Jewish composers and writers to the Broadway musica[...]

REVIEW: Now This Is Not The End, Arcola Theatre ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Now This Is Not The End, Arcola Theatre ✭✭✭
Now This Is Not The End Arcola Studio Two 5 June 2015 3 Stars In the case of an organism like the London Theatre, which has so many limbs and tentacles all moving independently, generalisation[...]

REVIEW: Reality, Ovalhouse ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Reality, Ovalhouse ✭✭✭
Reality Ovalhouse 11th July 2015 3 Stars Today’s teenagers are often described as the first generation to grow up with wall-to-wall reality TV. So who better to perform a dystopian exploration o[...]

REVIEW: Oresteia, Almeida Theatre ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Oresteia, Almeida Theatre ✭✭✭
Oresteia Almeida Theatre 12 June 2015 3 Stars On trial for his life, Orestes, the son of Agamemnon and Klytemnestra, who is charged with the murder of his mother, she having murdered his father,[...]

REVIEW: Not A Game For Boys, King's Head Theatre ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Not A Game For Boys, King's Head Theatre ✭✭✭✭
Not A Game For Boys King's Head Theatre 12 June 2015 4 Stars Sporting films and plays are de rigeur these days but very few have explored the seemingly sleepy world of table tennis. The King’s H[...]

REVIEW: King John, Globe Theatre ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: King John, Globe Theatre ✭✭✭✭✭
King John Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 10 June 2015 5 Stars William Shakespeare wrote ten plays about the tumultuous monarchies which reigned over England: Richard II, Henry IV (1 and 2), Hen[...]

REVIEW: Violence and Son, Jerwood Theatre Upstairs ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Violence and Son, Jerwood Theatre Upstairs ✭✭✭✭
Violence And Son Jerwood Theatre Upstairs 8 June 2015 4 Stars The Royal Court has not had the best of runs recently, so it is heartening to report that in this new play by Gary Owen they hav[...]

REVIEW: Turn Back The Clock, St James Theatre ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Turn Back The Clock, St James Theatre ✭✭✭✭
Turn Back The Clock - Songs and Monologues St James Studio 9 June 2015 4 Stars ‘One of those wonderful British battleaxe women who know how to bake cakes and repel intruders with the power o[...]

Trevor Nunn To Direct War Of The Roses

Trevor Nunn To Direct War Of The Roses
Trevor Nunn will direct The War Of The Roses, a gripping adaptation of four of Shakespeare's history plays at the Rose Theatre Kingston in rep from 16 September until 31 October 2015. The adaptation f[...]

As Is comes to Trafalgar Studios

As Is comes to Trafalgar Studios
Thirty years on from its first season in New York, where critics hailed it for its powerful message, As Is uses humour and sensitivity the apathy and ignorance that surrounded AIDS in the 1980's, [...]

REVIEW: City Stories, St James Studio ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: City Stories, St James Studio ✭✭✭✭✭
City Stories St James Studio 2 June 2015 5 Stars City Stories, sub-titled ‘Tales of Love and Magic in London’, is a growing portfolio of short plays, now six in total, a selection from which[...]

REVIEW: Stony Broke In No Man's Land, Finborough Theatre ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Stony Broke In No Man's Land, Finborough Theatre ✭✭✭✭✭
Stony Broke In No Man's Land Finborough Theatre 25 May 2015 5 Stars The Finborough is going through a golden patch at present. Its current series of plays organized around the centenary of t[...]
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