Tag: Christopher Staines

Posted in News Not-London Theatre UK

News: Stars Announced For The Marlowe Sessions

Stars including Elliot Cowan, Thalissa Teixera, Jack Holden and Adrian Schiller announced for The Marlowe Sessions, Re-imagining…

Posted in Musicals Theatre

News: new musical The Rhythmics releases album and video

Metta Theatre and Aria Entertainment – two of the UK’s leading production companies devoted to British musical theatre – are…

Posted in James Graham TV

TV Review: Quiz

James Graham’s Quiz makes a marvellous leap from stage to screen “People still want to gather as…

Posted in Mike Leigh Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch Theatre Theatre review

Review: Abigail’s Party / Abi, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

Mike Leigh’s Abigail’s Party and Atiha Sen Gupta’s response piece Abi make for a stirring double bill…

Posted in Mark Gatiss TV

TV Review: Wolf Hall

“By the thrice-beshitten shroud of Lazarus” Peter Straughan’s adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s Booker Prize-winning Wolf Hall and…

Posted in Almeida Theatre fosterIANs Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Royal Exchange Simon Stone Theatre Top moments Young Vic

11 of my top moments in a theatre in 2014

I’ll be doing a regular top 10 alongside all the other end-of-year totting up of the theatrical…

Posted in Almeida Theatre Theatre

Review: Our Town, Almeida Theatre

“The morning star always get wonderful bright the minute before it has to go” Some images sear…

Posted in TV

DVD Review: Pride and Prejudice (1995)

“Your alliance would be a disgrace” This six-part adaptation of Pride and Prejudice has gone down in…

Posted in Howard Goodall Musicals Not-London Theatre UK

Review: The Hired Man, Mercury Theatre

“You take yourself with you, wherever you go” Sampling the best musical theatre that this country has…