Tag: George Taylor

Posted in Arcola Theatre Barney Norris Theatre Theatre review

Review: We Started to Sing, Arcola Theatre

The Arcola Theatre reopens with the gentle charms of Barney Norris’ We Started to Sing, starring the…

Posted in Nick Payne Royal Court Theatre TV

#AdventwithClowns Day 15 – Wanderlust (BBC)

NIck Payne adapts his play Wanderlust for TV, with a great lead performance from Toni Collette and…

Posted in Film

Film Review: London Unplugged (2018)

A quirky portmanteau of 11 shorts, London Unplugged doesn’t really work, even with a nice bit of…

Posted in National Theatre Sarah Kane Theatre

Review: Cleansed, National Theatre

“Felt it. Here. Inside. Here.” I think I have to admit to liking the idea of Katie…

Posted in David Hare Hampstead Theatre Theatre

Review: The Moderate Soprano, Hampstead Theatre

“The people of Tunbridge Wells seemed strangely indifferent to Parsifal” Urgh. The presence of national treasures Nancy…

Posted in Alan Bennett Film National Theatre Theatre

Film Review: The Lady in the Van

“You wouldn’t see Harold Pinter pushing vans down the street” It is more than 15 years since…

Posted in Southwark Playhouse Theatre

Review: What The Women Did, Southwark Playhouse

“Any of our group would walk out with a German, a Hindu or a Belgian. ‘Oh no,…

Posted in Digital Film Short Films

Short Film Review #11

The latest set of short films that have crossed my path. I haven’t covered any animated films…

Posted in Hampstead Theatre Katie Mitchell Simon Stephens Theatre

Review: The Trial of Ubu, Hampstead Theatre

“Maybe the only thing we’re obliged to do…is think the unthinkable” One always knows that when Katie…