Tag: Wendy Nottingham

Posted in Nina Raine Old Red Lion Theatre

Review: Donkey Heart, Old Red Lion

“This has been going on for years…we never put it right, it just repeats.” Mere mortals don’t…

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TV Review: A Young Doctor’s Notebook

 “Even letters don’t want to be sent here” The term black comedy is often used in reference…

Posted in Old Vic Terence Rattigan Theatre

Review: The Winslow Boy, Old Vic

“Which of us knows the truth about himself?” Following the huge success of his centenary year in…

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Review: Step 9 (of 12), Trafalgar Studios 2

“You can’t serve someone a cup of gravy” What a difference a year makes. Last summer saw…

Posted in David Eldridge Royal Court Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2012

Review: In Basildon, Royal Court

“There’s no new beginnings for families like ours. And there never has been.” One of David Eldridge’s…

Posted in Film Mike Leigh

Film Review: Vera Drake (2004)

“She’s gonna get herself in trouble one of these days” I’m pretty sure that Vera Drake was…

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TV Review: Housewife, 49

“What actually is mass observation?” I have no earthly idea how this passed me by first time…

Posted in Mike Leigh National Theatre Theatre

Review: Grief, National Theatre

“I don’t want some lovely pink lemonade, I want a sherry” Mike Leigh’s new play for the…

Posted in Caryl Churchill Finborough Theatre Theatre

Review: Fen, Finborough Theatre

“Give me back my hoe and get out of here” The Finborough Theatre’s new season is entitled…