Tag: Marty Cruikshank

Posted in Howard Brenton Spooks TV

Lockdown TV Review: Spooks Series 2

Now this is more like it, Series 2 of Spooks settles into the classic feel that works…

Posted in Adam Guettel Andrew Lloyd Webber Anton Chekhov Ben Weatherill David Hare Donmar Warehouse Jack Thorne LGBT+ Lynn Nottage Musicals National Theatre Not-London Open Air Theatre Peter Shaffer Rona Munro Royal Court Shakespeare Theatre Theatre Royal Bath Theatre Royal Stratford East UK West End

July theatre round-up

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

Posted in Almeida Theatre Robert Icke Shakespeare Theatre West End

Too-hot-to-re-review: Hamlet, Harold Pinter

“I shall not look upon his like again” My lack of willpower when it comes to theatre…

Posted in Almeida Theatre Shakespeare Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2017

Review: Hamlet, Almeida Theatre

“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so”  The enduring image of Robert…

Posted in Almeida Theatre Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Bristol Old Vic Brockley Jack Theatre debbie tucker green fosterIANs Gate Theatre Headlong Ivo van Hove Michael John LaChiusa Musicals Not-London Octagon Theatre Orange Tree Theatre Rose Theatre Kingston Royal Court Royal Exchange Shakespeare Sheffield Theatres Theatre

20 shows to look forward to in 2017

2017 is only just over a week away now and the reviewing diary is already filling up!…

Posted in Digital Shakespeare

The Complete Walk, from the comfort of your sofa #10

“Come, sit on me” The Taming of the Shrew Christopher Haydon takes Eve Best and John Light…

Posted in Line of Duty TV

TV Review: Line of Duty Series 2

“We underestimated her” The first series of Line of Duty was well-received by critics and audiences alike,…

Posted in April De Angelis Kiln Theatre Theatre

Review: After Electra, Tricycle Theatre

“How long was it supposed to go on – this mother thing?” On the one hand, it’s…

Posted in Barbican Theatre Shakespeare Theatre

Review: Richard II, Barbican

“I wasted time, and now doth time waste me” I am aware that I’m flying in the…