Tag: Harry Hepple

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TV Review: The Teacher

The televisual equivalent of a trashy airport novel, Channel 5’s drama The Teacher is silly but watchable…

Posted in Lin-Manuel Miranda Musicals Theatre Theatre review West End

Re-review: Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre

A cheeky return visit to the Victoria Palace Theatre sees Hamilton in rude health, with the 2021 cast…

Posted in Digital Lin-Manuel Miranda Musicals News Not-London Scott Alan Theatre West End

News: musicals update

The Distance You Have Come recorded live at The Apollo Theatre will be available to stream on…

Posted in Jerry Herman Musicals News Open Air Theatre Photos Theatre

News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the Open Air Theatre edition

I’m loving this deep dive that the Guardian is doing  into Tristram Kenton’s archive, this time taking…

Posted in Bristol Old Vic Kooman + Dimond Musicals Not-London Theatre Theatre review UK

Review: Romantics Anonymous, Bristol Old Vic

Gorgeous chocolate-based musical Romantics Anonymous works another coup de foudre as it briefly returns to the Bristol…

Posted in Anton Chekhov Barbican Theatre Comedy fosterIANs Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Inua Ellams Katie Mitchell Martin Crimp Musicals National Theatre Simon Stone Theatre Top moments VAULT Festival West End

10 of my top moments in a theatre in 2019

Flashes of excellence can be found in the midst of any production so this list celebrates some…

Posted in Alice Birch Arrows & Traps Barbican Theatre Bridge Theatre Bristol Old Vic Brockley Jack Theatre Bunker Theatre Caryl Churchill Edward Albee Finborough Theatre Henrik Ibsen Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Katie Mitchell Kooman + Dimond Lucy Prebble Musicals National Theatre Not-London Orange Tree Theatre Royal Exchange Shakespeare Showstopper Tennessee Williams Theatre Tony Kushner UK Watermill Theatre

20 shows to look forward to in 2020

I look ahead to some of the 2020 shows exciting me most with an emphasis away from…

Posted in Film Mike Leigh

Film Review: Peterloo (2018)

I wanted to like Mike Leigh’s Peterloo, I really did… “You must be famished coming all the…

Posted in National Theatre Theatre Theatre review

Review: Rutherford and Son, National Theatre

A superb cast including Roger Allam elevates a fine production of Rutherford and Son at the National…