Review Round Up: Absolute Hell, National Theatre

The reviews are in for the National Theatre’s production of  Rodney Ackland’s play, directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins. Here, Love London Love Culture rounds up what the critics have been saying… The Guardian: *** “Ackland’s play emerges more as an enjoyable slice of social history than as a timeless myth.” The Stage: **** “It’s a bold and… Read More

NEWS: National Theatre Announces 2018 Programme

The National Theatre has announced its upcoming 2018 programme of work including three world premieres and actors such as Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Kirby, Cecilia Noble, Katherine Parkinson and Indira Varma taking to the stage.  In its Autumn conference, the National Theatre announced it will be presenting three world premieres as well as classics reimagined by  Polly Stenham… Read More

Review Round Up: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Young Vic Theatre

Joe Hill-Gibbins directs this new production of Shakespeare’s comedy starring Jemima Rooper. But what have critics been making of it?  The Guardian: *** “Hill-Gibbins delivers a third of the play: much lunacy but too little of poetry or love.” Financial Times: *** ” It’s a reading that digs deep into the disturbing sexual politics in the… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for Joe Hill-Gibbins’ A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Casting for Joe Hill-Gibbins production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Young Vic Theatre from the 16th February has been confirmed.  This new production of William Shakespeare’s comedy sees the return of Joe Hill-Gibbins return to the Young Vic Theatre, following his production of Measure for Measure. For A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the cast… Read More