Top Reviews

    May 23, 2024

    Women of Llanrumney – The Sherman Theatre, Cardiff

    Writer: Azuka Oforka Director: Patricia Logue Azuka Oforka’s searing new play is not an easy watch, because The Women of…
    May 23, 2024

    Pieces of a Woman – Battersea Arts Centre, London

    Writer: Kata Wéber Directer: Kornél Mundruczó Pieces of a Woman, written and directed by the dynamic duo Kata Wéber and…
    May 23, 2024

    BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: 32 Sounds – Brighton Corn Exchange

    Directed and presented by: Sam Green With a film that celebrates the wonder of sound, it feels entirely apt to…
    May 23, 2024

    Jerry’s Girls – Menier Chocolate Factory, London

    Music and Lyrics: Jerry Herman Original concepts: Larry Alford, Wayne Cilento and Jerry Herman Director: Hannah Chissick Very few composers…
    May 23, 2024

    Kontemporary Korea: A Double Bill of K:DANCE – The Place, London

    Choreographers: Sung Im Her and Cheolin Jeong Korean dance comes to The Place for one night only with a double…
    May 23, 2024

    Compagnie Maguy Marin: May B – Sadler’s Wells, London

    Choreographer: Maguy Marin When the lights go down, the Sadler’s Wells auditorium is enshrouded in darkness. Not an emergency light…
    May 23, 2024

    Karrasekare by Igor x Moreno – The Lowry, Salford

    Music: Edoardo Robert Elliot Director: Moreno Solinas & Igor Urzelai Hernando As the light returns and everything bursts into life…
    May 22, 2024

    The Great Privation (How to flip ten cents into a dollar) – Theatre503, London

    Director: Kalungi Ssebandeke Writer: Nia Akilah Robinson Sometimes the traumas of ancestry take a lifetime to heal. Sometimes it takes…
    May 22, 2024

    Lady Dealer – Bush Theatre, London

    Writer: Martha Watson Allpress Director: Emily Aboud Charly is brash and funny and open about her profession, which is dealing…
    May 21, 2024

    Edward Scissorhands – Theatre Royal, Glasgow

    Devisor, Director and Choreographer: Matthew Bourne Music and Arrangements: Danny Elfman and Terry Davies Writer: Tim Burton and Caroline Thompson…

    Features

      May 13, 2024

      Unrestricted View 25th Anniversary – Hen & Chickens Theatre, London

      Taking up residency in 1999, Unrestricted View gathered at its Islington venue the Hen & Chickens Theatre to celebrate its…
      May 12, 2024

      Book Review: Feminist Theatre Then and Now: Celebrating 50 Years

      Editor: Cheryl Robson Does theatre still need feminism 50 years on? It is a resounding yes from every contributor to…
      April 4, 2024

      BLOG: What about Improvisation in the UK?

      Mark Smith is an actor/director/producer, with a specialism in Improvisation and creator of the Liverpool Improvisation Festival which opens for…
      March 30, 2024

      Hippodrome Silent Film Festival 2024, Bo’ness, Falkirk

      Festival Director: Alison Strauss For those in the know, silent film with live music is a rich and beautiful artform.…
      March 21, 2024

      Hello Imelda! It’s So Nice to Have You Back Where You Belong

      After her stint playing Queen Elizabeth II in the Netflix series The Crown, Imelda Staunton will be returning to her…
      March 12, 2024

      BLOG: Why is Devoted & Disgruntled Needed More Than Ever?

      Ellie Claughton is Executive Director at Improbable Theatre who are behind Devoted & Disgruntled, an annual event where challenges in…

      Film

        May 23, 2024

        BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: 32 Sounds – Brighton Corn Exchange

        Directed and presented by: Sam Green With a film that celebrates the wonder of sound, it feels entirely apt to…
        May 21, 2024

        Lil Nas X: Long Live Montero

        Directors :Carlos López Estrada and Zac Manuel In 1972, Ziggy Stardust was sent down from space to save the world.…
        May 20, 2024

        A Family Affair

        Writer and Director: Warren Fischer Edward and Helen operate a country manor house as a ‘silent retreat’, but after months…
        May 17, 2024

        Two Tickets to Greece

        Writer and Director: Marc Fitoussi A grand, Greek adventure, Marc Fitoussi’s film Two Tickets to Greece celebrates the tenacity of…
        May 17, 2024

        Alba Rosa

        Writer: Thomas Kear Director: Bogdan Radu Based on a true story, well-to-do Grace is trying to rebuild her life after…
        May 13, 2024

        Is This True Love?

        Writer: Kevin Douglas Director: Kevin Douglas and Lauren Dunlop A chance encounter in a park, romantic sparks fly and two…
        May 13, 2024

        Met Opera Live: Madama Butterfly

        Composer: Giacomo Puccini Director and Choreographer: Carolyn Choa This livestream of the New York Met’s Madama Butterfly is simply glorious.…
        May 10, 2024

        The Almond and the Seahorse

        The title, The Almond and the Seahorse, refers to the shape of the parts of the human brain which allow…
        May 3, 2024

        Much Ado About Dying

        Writer and Director: Simon Chambers Made without funding, Simon Chambers’ Much Ado About Dying is a wonder: you just can’t…
        April 30, 2024

        Bye Bye Love — Queer East Film Festival 2024

        Writer: Fujisawa Isao Director: Fujisawa Isao The Queer East Film Festival 2024 was rounded off with a 50th anniversary screening…