Tag: John Dougall

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News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the Hamlet edition

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

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TV Review: Waking the Dead Series 7

Series 7 of Waking the Dead continues its golden era, with a walloping personal impact for Boyd …

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10 of my top moments of the decade

Ever behind the curve, I present 10 of my top moments in a theatre over the last…

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July theatre round-up

I might have taken a break from reviewing for the last couple of months, but I didn’t…

Posted in RSC Theatre Theatre review West End

Review: Imperium II – Dictator, Gielgud Theatre

In which Imperium II: Dictator continues a compelling look at (Roman) politics at the Gielgud Theatre but…

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Review: Imperium I – Conspirator, Gielgud Theatre

Imperium I: Conspirator is the entertaining first part of the seven hours of a proper Roman epic…

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Full cast of the RSC’s Imperium announced

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced casting for the upcoming productions of Imperium parts one and two….

Posted in Film Shakespeare

DVD Review: Macbeth (2001)

“Come, you spirits that tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here” Gregory Doran’s production of Macbeth for…

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Review: The Duchess of Malfi, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

“Are you out of your princely wits?” Review the seat or review the play? Whilst I’d love…