REVIEW: Picasso’s Portraits, National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery explores Picasso’s technique and style through his portrait work – but at times is too quirky to be truly effective.  This latest exhibition at the London gallery offers a very personal look at Picasso’s work and those he painted, yet at the same time it feels very cold and clinical with… Read More

Review Round Up: The Girl on the Train

Does this big screen adaptation of Paula Hawkins’s best selling thriller starring Emily Blunt impress critics?  The Guardian: ** “Fans of Paula Hawkins’s thriller might find themselves sticking to the book.” The Daily Mail: *** “In other words, it’s a contrived and complex film with nobody to root for.” Variety:  “It delivers a sense of… Read More

NEWS: Michael John LaChiusa’s The Wild Party to be First Production at The Other Palace Theatre

Directed and choreographed by Drew McOnie, this will be the first major London production of The Wild Party and the first production at the new The Other Palace Theatre (formerly St James Theatre).  Starring Tony Award winning Frances Ruffelle, the production will open The Other Palace Theatre’s first season, when it reopens in February 2017… Read More