NEWS: Netflix Announces Release Date for Persuasion

It has been announced that Netflix’s film adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel is heading for release this Summer. It has been announced that Netflix’s upcoming film adaptation of Jane Austen’s last novel will be heading to the streaming service on the 15th July. Directed by acclaimed theatre director Carrie Cracknell (Sea Wall/A Life) , making her film directing… Read More

REVIEW: The Misfortune of the English, Orange Tree Theatre

Based on true events, this world premiere production features three completely engaging performances – but it does seem to run out of steam towards the end. April 17th 1936 – a group of school boys and their teacher went hiking on the Schauinsland mountain in South-Western Germany but ended up being caught up in a… Read More

Review Round Up: A Strange Loop, Lyceum Theatre

Broadway’s latest musical by Michael R Jackson is now officially open! But what have critics had to say about it? WhatsOnStage: “As Jackson’s script has been refined, Stephen Brackett’s production has also gotten sharper. Arnulfo Maldonado’s set is versatile enough to facilitate a fast-moving, liquid style of storytelling, as are Montana Levi Blanco’s costumes. Jen… Read More

Review Round Up: Prima Facie, Harold Pinter Theatre

We round up the reviews for Suzie Miller’s solo show starring Killing Eve’s Jodie Comer. WhatsOnStage: **** “Prima Facie isn’t the most subtle piece of writing, and it is possibly over-emphatic towards its close, becoming polemic rather than drama. Yet it is hard to argue with its fury when the facts that underpin its arguments are… Read More

REVIEW: Witness For the Prosecution, London County Hall

A new cast has entered the courtroom to bring to life this thrilling courtroom drama. It is a rare thing indeed (particularly seeing a play) to see something for a second time and knowing how it ends but to still be thoroughly engaged in seeing how the story unfolds and feeling all the thrill of… Read More