Tag: Nicholas Lumley

Posted in Film

Film Review: Eternal Beauty (2019)

Sally Hawkins is scorchingly good in Craig Roberts’ Eternal Beauty, as effective a screen portrayal of mental…

Posted in Digital Henrik Ibsen Ivo van Hove National Theatre News Shakespeare Theatre

News: One year of National Theatre at Home – New titles added

Ahead of National Theatre at Home’s one year anniversary on 1 December, the National Theatre has today announced the…

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 Film

Review: Paddington 2 (2017)

I succumb easily to the charms of Paddington 2 and Hugh Grant having the time of his…

Posted in Alice Birch Film

Film Review: Lady Macbeth (2017)

Who needs Shakespeare when you have William Oldroyd and Alice Birch to give us a chillingly excellent…

Posted in Shakespeare TV

TV Review: Shakespeare Live, Royal Shakespeare Theatre

  “I am a spirit of no common rate” The culmination of the BBC’s celebration of the…

Posted in Not-London RSC Theatre UK

Review: Don Quixote, Swan Theatre

“We are all gathering dust here, none of us have much to do” It’s a tough job…

Posted in National Theatre Richard Bean Theatre West End

Re-review: Great Britain, Theatre Royal Haymarket

“They weren’t lies, they were well researched stories that later turned out not to be true” Just…

Posted in National Theatre Richard Bean Theatre

Review: Great Britain, National Theatre

 “That’s what we do, we destroy lives…but it’s on your behalf, because you like to read about…