Category: Theatre reviews

The Wider Earth at The Natural History Museum

Before Darwin changed the world, one voyage changed his life.

Providence at The Vault Festival

Providence Story The biography/bibliography of H P Lovecraft, the one hour, two-man play charts the highlights and pitfalls of the master of Sci-do; H P Lovecraft. From his strange relationship with his mother, to his racist tendencies, Providence holds nothing back as Edgar Allen…

Review- Julius Caesar @_bridgetheatre

Director: Nicholas Hytner Staring: David Calder/ Ben Whishaw/ Michelle Fairley/ David Morrissey Story A play of two parts, the first deals with the political unrest in Caesar’s Rome and the coup that it inspires. The successful assassination leads to a second half fueled by…

Pinocchio

Pinocchio The National Theatre 2.12.2017 (2nd Preview performance) Story The story sticks very close to source. For me, having not read the book, that’s the Disney movie. The songs, however, seem out of place but find new homes that fit well within the production….

Grahame of Thrones – Charring Cross Theatre

Grahame of Thrones – Charring Cross Theatre 29th September Tickets From the website:  In this critically-acclaimed theatrical journey through the Seven Kingdoms, direct from sold out shows in London’s West End and Australia, avid ‘Thrones’ fan Graeme just wants to recreate his favourite fantasy…

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child #theatrereview #Han

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child I remember the first movie coming out and experiencing my first taste of disapproval from my mother. (Okay, okay… not my first, I was going for a dramatic nostalgic effect) She was sat at our dedicated chair for…

Dracula. Mr Swallow: the Musical.

When waiting for Keiran Hodgson’s French Exchange at the Pleasance, I got talking to the man behind the bar. I already had tickets to Dracula at this point, but I knew nothing about it. I was filled with excitement when this man insisted I…

Camp- Etcetera Theatre, Camden

“You feel good as you are. Fair enough. I won’t challenge that. A lot of people don’t. They sign in here. We don’t force them. And they feel understood. They feel themselves after years of lying. Why should you take that away?” Camp is…

Keiran Hodgson- French Exchange

As I am writing this, I am torn. On the one hand I want everyone to know this amazingly talented yet profoundly modest man’s name. The fact that Keiran Hodgson in one performance was able to knock Eddie Izzard off the top spot of…