Review Round Up: 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips,Shakespeare’s Globe

Emma Rice’s production based on Michael Morpurgo’s novel The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips is now playing at the Shakespeare’s Globe until the 11th September. But what have critics said about it?  Evening Standard: ****Fiona Mountford found that: “It’s played a little too much for laughs and the storytelling tends to the meandering, but what wins… Read More

NEWS: Backyard Cinema to Unveil a ‘Lost World’ in South London

Backyard Cinema will unveil a forgotten jungle in the heart of London this September it has been announced.  Following on from the Winter Night Garden at Winterville and Romeo + Juliet in St Mary’s Church, Backyard Cinema will launch on the 16th September and will reveal a ‘Lost World’ in South London, which will present screenings of classic… Read More

NEWS: Mike Poulton’s Play Kenny Morgan to Return to Arcola Theatre

Following a successful run earlier this year, Lucy Bailey’s production of Mike Poulton’s play will return to the Arcola Theatre for a four week limited run next month it has been announced.  This latest drama from Mike Poulton looks at the real-life events that inspired Terrance Rattigan to write The Deep Blue Sea. Set in… Read More

REVIEW: How the Other Half Loves, Duke of York’s Theatre

Sharp and comic timing is needed to really make this Alan Ayckbourn play really work – thankfully the cast keep things moving with great pace and energy.  Three couples. Three very different marriages and two disastrous dinner parties and a whole lot of suspicion and confusion should give you some indication of the fun to… Read More