Tag: Nicholas Burns

Posted in Courttia Newland Rebecca Lenkiewicz TV

TV Review: Small Axe

Steve McQueen’s anthology flm series Small Axe is an absolute triumph as it depicts the West Indian…

Posted in EV Crowe Lyric Hammersmith Mike Bartlett News Not-London Orange Tree Theatre Royal Court Royal Exchange Theatre UK Winsome Pinnock

News: Lockdown Theatre Festival brings four cancelled shows to radio

Plays by writers including Mike Bartlett and EV Crowe that were forced to close early because of…

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Lockdown film review: Emma. (2020)

Autumn de Wilder offers an Emma. with a contemporary sensibility but not much sense “Mother, you MUST…

Posted in Donmar Warehouse Lyric Hammersmith Shakespeare Theatre Watford Palace Young Vic

Blogged: shaking up Shakespeare

I have a mixed time with some shaken-up Shakespeares – othellomacbeth at the Lyric Hammersmith; Twelfth Night at…

Posted in Donmar Warehouse Jack Thorne Lin-Manuel Miranda Musicals News Not-London Philip Pullman Royal Court Royal Exchange Shakespeare Southwark Playhouse Theatre TV UK

Casting news aplenty!

I round up some of the recent casting news, including Queen Margaret at the Royal Exchange, Wasted…

Posted in Peter Morgan The Crown TV

TV Review: The Crown, Series 2

A quick whip through Series 2 of The Crown “History is not made by those who did…

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Thoughts on a visit to the Bridge Theatre

  Good things come to those who wait! I hadn’t booked for Young Marx at the brand…

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Full cast announced for Young Marx

  1850, and Europe‚Äôs most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny,…

Posted in Doctor Who LGBT+ Mark Gatiss Mike Bartlett Rona Munro Steven Moffat TV

TV Review: Doctor Who Series 10

Episodes, in order of preference World Enough and Time Extremis The Doctor Falls Thin Ice Knock Knock…