NEWS: Shakespeare’s Globe Announces 2017 Summer Season

The Shakespeare’s Globe has announced details of Emma Rice’s 2017 summer season titled ‘Summer of Love’.  Marking the 50th anniversary of the ‘Summer of Love’ of 1967, Emma Rice’s 2017 summer season will open on the 22nd April and will include productions of Romeo and Juliet,  Jessica Swale’s Nell Gwynn, Twelfth Night, Kneehigh’s Tristan & Yseult,… Read More

Review Round Up: Joanne by Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga is back with a brand new album – but what have critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: *** “For the first time, she’s made an album using not much more than the resources that predate her stardom: the big, clear voice and life-as-she-sees-it honesty.” NME:  **** “There is a real raw heart… Read More

NEWS: New Musical Based on Barbara Pym Novel to Play at Cockpit Theatre

Following a one-off concert performance at RADA, The Mirror Never Lies will play at the Cockpit Theatre from the 14th to the 18th November.  The new musical is based on Barbara Pym’s novel The Sweet Dove Died and is a bitter sweet story of the power of beauty that will transport audiences back to the 1960’s.… Read More

REVIEW: Pride & Prejudice, New Victoria Theatre

Jane Austen’s beloved novel is brought to life in the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre production currently touring the UK – with a few changes that muddle the plot.  It is difficult to adapt a beloved novel to a stage in a way that pleases fans of the original text as well as introducing the… Read More