Tag: Stephen Kennedy

Posted in Silent Witness TV

TV Review: Silent Witness Series 19

Series 19 of Silent Witness sees the four-strong team click into gear whilst still not quite hitting…

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…

Posted in Film Patrick Marber

Film Review: Notes on a Scandal (2006)

A marvellously against-type Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett score a huge hit in Notes on a Scandal…

Posted in Donmar Warehouse Musicals Theatre Theatre review

Review: Sweet Charity, Donmar Warehouse

Nowhere near enough charm in this Sweet Charity for my liking. Josie Rourke’s farewell to the Donmar…

Posted in Old Vic Shakespeare Theatre

Review: King Lear, Old Vic

“’Tis the time’s plague when madmen lead the blind” Though no spring chicken myself, I’m not quite…

Posted in National Theatre Theatre

Review: The Plough and the Stars, National Theatre

“Choke a chicken” Gruelling Irish dramas seem to pop up with some regularity at the National and…

Posted in Donmar Warehouse James Graham LGBT+ Mark Gatiss TV

TV Review: The Vote, Donmar Warehouse via All4

  “This after all has been a very careful election”  A fascinating experiment from James Graham and…

Posted in Anton Chekhov Simon Stephens Theatre Young Vic

Not-a-Review: The Cherry Orchard, Young Vic

  I’d love to review Simon Stephens’ version of The Cherry Orchard at the Young Vic but Katie Mitchell’s…

Posted in National Theatre Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2014

Review: The Silver Tassie, National Theatre

“There’s no more to be said For when we are dead We may understand it all” Commemorating…