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My 10 favourite shows of 2022

1 Dictating to the Estate, Maxilla Social Club 2 Age of Rage, Barbican 3 Jack Absolute Flies…

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Re-review: Jack Absolute Flies Again, National Theatre

I absolutely adore Jack Absolute Flies Again again at the National Theatre, this is one not to…

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Review: Jack Absolute Flies Again, National Theatre

Richard Bean and Oliver Chris’ reinvention of The Rivals in Jack Absolute Flies Again is a comic…

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News: Peter Forbes joins the cast of National Theatre’s Jack Absolute Flies Again

Rehearsals have started for Jack Absolute Flies Again, a riotous and comedic new version of Sheridan’s The Rivals, co-written by Richard…

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Film Review: The Duke (2020)

Roger Michell’s hugely enjoyable and wonderfully warm-hearted film The Duke stars Jim Broadbent and Helen Mirren “Be…

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News: National Theatre announces Summer 2022 season

The National Theatre has announced new productions for all three South Bank stages this summer: Jack Absolute…

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Not-a-review: Jack Absolute Flies Again, National Theatre

Tonight should have been the press night for Jack Absolute Flies Again, written by Richard Bean and…

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Lockdown Theatre Review: One Man, Two Guvnors, National Theatre at Home

I really love National Theatre at Home I really don’t love One Man, Two Guvnors  “I’ve paid…

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News: National Theatre announces National Theatre at Home

National Theatre announces National Theatre at Home, starting with One Man Two Guvnors, Jane Eyre, Treasure Island…