Review Round Up: Jam, Finborough Theatre

Harry Melling and Jasmine Hyde star in Tommo Fowler’s production of Matt Parvin’s play. But what have critics been saying about it: The Guardian: *** “while Parvin knows how to rhythm a play, he builds his thesis about our society’s divisions on decidedly partial evidence.” The Stage: *** “Jam leaves you turning its events over… Read More

First Look at… Harry Melling & Jasmine Hyde Rehearsing for World Premiere of Jam

The first images of Harry Melling and Jasmine Hyde starring in the world premiere of Jam have been released.  Playing at the Finborough Theatre from the 23rd May, this world premiere of Matt Parvin’s first full length play is directed by Tommo Fowler. Ten years ago, Bella Soroush’s life was ruined by one of her… Read More

Review Round Up: King Lear, Old Vic Theatre

Glenda makes a stage return playing Shakespeare’s King Lear – but what have critics been making of Deborah Warner’s  production?  The Guardian: **** “Jackson’s performance catches perfectly the zigzag patterns of Lear’s mix of insight and insanity.” The Telegraph: **** “Some of those flourishes – including the lobbing of one of Gloucester’s eyeballs out into… Read More

Old Vic Theatre Announces New 2016/2017 Season

Matthew Warchus, Artistic Director of the Old Vic Theatre has today revealed details of his second season at the London venue.  The first new production that audiences can look forward to in the new season is a production of Samuel Beckett’s No Knife  (29th September- 15th October), starring Lisa Dwan. It will then be followed… Read More

REVIEW: Hand to God, Vaudeville Theatre

This darkly funny comedy reveals the consequences if we let the voices in our heads take over our actions in an effective and chilling way. ‘Sesame Street meets the Exorcist’ is how the New Yorker described Robert Askin’s play and Moritz von Stuelpnagel’s production. After watching it – it is difficult to think of a… Read More