Review Round Up: Consent, National Theatre

Nina Raine’s new play is now playing at the National Theatre, starring Anna Maxwell Martin. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Stage: *** “Roger Michell’s production is, like the writing, precise and elegant, if a little too tidy.” WhatsOnStage: **** “Raine’s writing crackles with a sharp-tongued and witty energy.” Time Out: ****… Read More

Review Roundup: Macbeth, Young Vic Theatre

This new production of Shakespeare’s chilling Macbeth sees Carrie Cracknell and Lucy Guerin collaborating once again, following their production of Medea at the National Theatre. But what have critics made of their latest production?  The Independent:  *** Paul Taylor described it as: “a bold make-over that is out to grab the kind of youthful audience that… Read More