REVIEW: Périclès, Prince de Tyr, Barbican

Cheek by Jowl’s production of Pericles is engaging and passionately performed but can get a little bit lost in translation… There is no denying that this play written  by William Shakespeare and George Wilkins has a lot of ideas and characters thrown into it – Goddesses, shipwrecks, love, grief and loss among other elements which somehow… Read More

Interview With… Declan Donnellan

The co-founder and joint Artistic Director of Cheek by Jowl talks about Cheek By Jowl’s production of The Winter’s Tale, which arrives at the Barbican in April following an international tour.  What attracted you to The Winter’s Tale, and why did you want to direct it, could you tell us a little bit about your… Read More