REVIEW: Tartuffe, Theatre Royal Haymarket

While the cast put in passionate and feisty performances, it has to be said that Gerald Garutti’s dual language production feels muddled.  There is no doubting that Gerald Garutti’s production is stylish to look at but there are moments within it that makes this production feel as though it values style over substance. Moliere’s dark… Read More

First Look at…Tartuffe, Theatre Royal Haymarket

As Christopher Hampton’s adaptation of Moliere’s classic comedy prepares to open in the West End, production images have been released. Here’s a glimpse of what to expect…. French media tycoon Orgon has fallen under the seductive spell of Tartuffe, a radical American evangelist. So comprehensively has Tartuffe hoodwinked Orgon that he looks set to steal his… Read More

PREVIEW: Tartuffe, Theatre Royal Haymarket

Christopher Hampton’s new adaptation of Moliere’s classic comedy will play at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from the 25th May.  Directed by the former dramaturg of the French People’s National Theatre, Gerald Garutti, Christopher Hampton’s adaptation will be the West End’s first ever dual language theatre production, in English and French with surtitles throughout the performance. The production is set… Read More