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Red: Wyndham’s Theatre (2018)

[fivestar] American abstract expressionist artist Mark Rothko didn’t just paint in red. He painted in delicate golds, cobalt, tangerine and shades of greens, pinks, blues, and dazzling yellows. He produced abstract paintings five to six feet…

West End’s Gielgud Theatre: The Ferryman (2018)

The Ferryman from the mind of Jez Butterworth’s Northern Ireland [fivestar] It only took one day for The Ferryman to sell out at The Royal Court Theatre last year. The thrilling play about the political…

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The Playhouse theatre: Glengarry Glen Ross (2018)

[fourstar] I met Christian Slater last night. Let me say that again, ‘I met Christian Slater last night’. It was one of those chance occasions where one minute you’re doing what you usually do (for…

Juliet Stevenson in Wings at the Young Vic. Credit Johan Persson.

Young Vic: Wings (2017)

This one is a bit like marmite. You’re either going to hate Natalie Abrahami’s new production of Arthur Kopit’s made-for-radio play or love it for its unparallel way of constructing a temporary experience of a…

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the…

Just like three years ago, when I first saw the National Theatre’s production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, I had a warm fuzzy feeling as I left the Gielgud Theatre…

Wyndham Theatre – People, Places and Things with…

"The production’s beaming star, Denise Gough plugs away in to our addict with sheer authenticity. She becomes the single most important focal point of the stage – in fact, she becomes the audience’s addiction. Fuelled…