Review Round Up: Julie, National Theatre

Carrie Cracknell directs Polly Stenham’s contemporary adaptation of August Strindberg’s classic play. But what have critics been making of it?  The Guardian: ** “These actors do sterling work but in Stenham’s version I never felt that the tragic outcome was dictated by an inexorable dramatic force.” WhatsOnStage: **** “Even so, it’s too polished, too glossy for… Read More

PREVIEW: The Festival of Spanish Theatre, John Lyon’s Theatre

The sixth edition of this celebration of Spanish Theatre launches today (11th June) and runs until the 24th June.  Bringing a variety of Spanish theatre to London presented by some of the very best theatre companies, The Festival of Spanish Theatre will mark the debut  for all participating productions. As well as the two-week programme of plays, FeSTeLõn has also… Read More

NEWS: Final Casting Announced for West End Premiere of Broken Wings

Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming West End premiere of new musical Broken Wings, playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from the 1st to the 4th August.  The new musical, which is an autobiographical tale of tragic love based on Lebanese-born poet Kahlil Gibran’s 1912 novel, features book music & lyrics by West End… Read More

Review Round Up: My Name is Lucy Barton, Bridge Theatre

Based on Elizabeth Strout’s short novel, My Name is Lucy sees Laura Linney making her London debut in this production. Here Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews.  The Guardian: **** “Linney, as a performer, has mastered the art of public solitude and gives you the uncanny feeling that you are listening not to an invented… Read More