Review Round Up: Faustus: That Damned Woman, Lyric Hammersmith

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Chris Bush’s gender swapped take on Doctor Faustus. Time Out: *** “Bush’s attempt to ‘fix’ Faustus by having its heroine pursue the opposite path to Marlowe’s ultimately creates fresh problems of its own. But McNee is excellent and at barely two hours, this is the sort of breezy… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Faustus: That Damned Woman

The Headlong and Lyric Hammersmith Theatre co-production will play at the London theatre before heading on a UK tour. Initial casting has been confirmed for Caroline Byrne’s upcoming production , which will play at the Lyric Hammersmith from the 22nd January until the 22nd February. It has been announced that Jodie McNee (Venice Preserved, Anatomy of… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Shakespeare’s Globe Production of John Milton’s Comus

The Shakespeare’s Globe has announced the casting for the production of John Milton’s Comus which will play at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse from the 26th October until the 19th November.  Lucy Bailey’s production is the first in Emma Rice’s inaugural winter season in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. John Milton’s masque tells of an unnamed heroine lost in… Read More