REVIEW: Imperium, Gielgud Theatre

This historical drama epic based on the novels by  Robert Harris is well worth catching in the West End.  Having just returned home after a lovely holiday in Rome, I found myself back in the Italian city but under very different circumstances to watch this thrilling and engaging Royal Shakespeare Company production. Adapted beautifully for… Read More

NEWS: Mike Poulton’s Play Kenny Morgan to Return to Arcola Theatre

Following a successful run earlier this year, Lucy Bailey’s production of Mike Poulton’s play will return to the Arcola Theatre for a four week limited run next month it has been announced.  This latest drama from Mike Poulton looks at the real-life events that inspired Terrance Rattigan to write The Deep Blue Sea. Set in… Read More

REVIEW: Kenny Morgan, Arcola Theatre

Mike Poulton’s powerful play is brought to heartbreaking life in this production directed by Lucy Bailey.  Kenny Morgan tells the story of  the actor Kenneth Morgan and his turbulent relationship with his on and off partner Terence Rattigan and his difficult relationship with current partner Alec Lennox. It isn’t an easy watch, dealing with themes… Read More

PREVIEW: Kenny Morgan, Arcola Theatre

It’s been confirmed that two-times Olivier Award nominee Paul Keating will star in the world premiere of Kenny Morgan at the Arcola Theatre.  February, 1949. The tenants of a boarding house in Camden Town, alerted by the smell of gas from Number Three, discover a young man lying unconscious – and the signs of a… Read More