Review Round Up: Fences

Denzel Washington directs and stars in this adaptation of August Wilson’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: *** “Fences is a fervent, prolix, stately but beautifully acted drama” The Telegraph: **** “The great coup Washington delivers, beyond framing his co-star’s virtuous anguish so well, is the risky, brilliant, and frequently… Read More

NEWS: King’s Head Theatre to Present London Premiere of Adam & Eve… and Steve

Following its successful run at the Edinburgh Festival last year, the new musical will make its London debut at the King’s Head Theatre from the 21st March.  God’s plan to create Adam and Eve goes deliciously wrong when the mischievous Beelzebub interferes, and God creates Steve instead of Eve. Adam is delighted with Steve (who… Read More

NEWS: Wilton’s Music Hall Announces Revival of How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying

The music hall will revive the critically acclaimed musical for a limited run from the 8th April.  Having first premiered on Broadway in 1961, the musical has not been seen in London for over fifty years. How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying follows the story of J. Pierrepont Finch as he joins the World… Read More

First Impressions of…Beauty & the Beast Sung by Ariana Grande and John Legend

It was one of Disney’s most popular films of the 1990’s and now that a live action version is to be released in March it seems only fair that a new version of the classic title song is included in the soundtrack – but is it as good as the original?  There is certainly a… Read More

REVIEW: Don Quixote in Algiers, White Bear Theatre

Suspicion, stories and freedom are at the heart of Dermot Murphy’s play – but does it try too hard to keep the audience’s attention?  Zhora wants to escape the idea of an arranged marriage, while Miguel wants to escape being captive – but they have to try and work together to make it possible –… Read More