REVIEW: Equus, Trafalgar Studios

Ned Bennett’s thrillingly engaging production of Peter Shaffer’s play grabs the audience’s attention and imagination brilliantly. Most famously revived a few years ago, with Daniel Radcliffe taking on the role of the deeply disturbed role of Alan Strang, this latest revival of Peter Shaffer’s psychological play is as equally chilling as it is fascinating to… Read More

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Review Round Up: Equus, Trafalgar Studios

Ned Bennett’s production for the English Touring Theatre and Theatre Royal Stratford East has transferred to the Trafalgar Studios – but what do critics think of it? Time Out: **** “Elements of ‘Equus’ feel a touch dated, stemming from an era when we knew less about psychiatry and thought differently about our children. But Bennett… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Amadeus, National Theatre

New rehearsal images have been released ahead of the production’s return to the National Theatre from the 11th January. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening… Michael Longhurst’s acclaimed production of Amadeus is set to return to the National Theatre this month, playing at the Olivier Theatre from the 11th January, following sold out… Read More

Review Round Up: Amadeus, National Theatre

Peter Shaffer’s play about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri returns to the National theatre where it premiered in 1979. But what have critics been saying about Michael Longhurst’s new production?  The Guardian: **** “In the end, the production works superbly because it places the human drama in the seething context of a music-dominated society.” The Financial… Read More