NEWS: National Theatre to Tour Ivo Van Hove’s Production of Hedda Gabler

The National Theatre has today confirmed that Ivo Van Hove’s production of Ibsen’s masterpiece will be touring the UK.  Following its sold out run at the National Theatre’s  Lyttelton Theatre, it will embark on a UK tour, beginning at the Theatre Royal Plymouth on the 2nd October. This new version of Ibsen’s classic play has been… Read More

PREVIEW: Perfectly Imperfect Women, Ovalhouse Theatre

The Ovalhouse Theatre will present Danyah Miller’s new show, created to celebrate International Women’s Day.  What makes us want to be perfect? What is so bad about imperfection anyway? This is a universal story which considers one woman’s search for a richer understanding of her concept of perfection and what it means to accept imperfection in order… Read More

Review Round Up: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Young Vic Theatre

Joe Hill-Gibbins directs this new production of Shakespeare’s comedy starring Jemima Rooper. But what have critics been making of it?  The Guardian: *** “Hill-Gibbins delivers a third of the play: much lunacy but too little of poetry or love.” Financial Times: *** ” It’s a reading that digs deep into the disturbing sexual politics in the… Read More

REVIEW: Ghost the Musical, New Victoria Theatre

Carolyn Maitland and Andy Moss star in this reimagining of the classic 90’s film – but does it bring the love story to life?  A tale of love, grief and greed, Ghost has captured the imaginations and hearts  of audiences both on screen and more recently on stage in this heartwarming and romantic musical featuring… Read More