Tag: Ron Cook

Posted in Film

Film Review: The King’s Man (2021)

Continuing a Kingsman franchise that I’m not sure anyone asked for, The King’s Man is a puerile…

Posted in Brockley Jack Theatre Bush Theatre Finborough Theatre Hope Theatre Jermyn Street Theatre Musicals New Diorama Offie Awards Opera Orange Tree Theatre Southwark Playhouse Theatre Theatre awards Theatre Royal Stratford East Theatre503 Upstairs at the Gatehouse Wilton's Music Hall

The finalists of The Offies 2022

The Offies recognise and celebrate the excellence, innovation and ingenuity of independent, fringe and alternative theatres across London,…

Posted in Silent Witness TV

TV Review: Silent Witness Series 12

Series 12 of Silent Witness, aka the one they are allowed to start getting jiggy with it,…

Posted in TV

TV Review: The Other Boleyn Girl (2003)

A BBC adaptation of The Other Boleyn Girl is unforgivably shonky, even with Natascha McElhone and Jodhi…

Posted in Moira Buffini News Phoebe Waller-Bridge Photos Theatre

News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive in pictures

Not really news, more a heads-up to this brilliant piece in the Guardian which covers the 30-odd…

Posted in TV

TV Review: The Salisbury Poisonings

Deeply sensitive writing and direction mean that The Salisbury Poisonings proves a powerfully effective treatment of the…

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June theatre round-up

I might have taken a break from reviewing in June, but I didn’t stop going to the…

Posted in TV

TV Review: Chernobyl

In its exploration of the human stories around the nuclear accident, Craig Mazin’s mini-series Chernobyl is simply…

Posted in Harold Pinter Theatre Theatre review West End

Review: Pinter Six, Harold Pinter Theatre

A superbly cast double-bill of Party Time and Celebration makes up a sharp Pinter Six at the…