REVIEW: Judy

Rupert Goold’s fascinating and moving film charting Judy Garland’s final London performances and her ongoing struggles is consistently engaging to watch unfold. Powerfully moving, Rupert Goold’s film based on Peter Quilter’s play ‘End of the Rainbow’ effectively conveys the many different aspects of Judy Garland’s life and personality to heartbreaking effect thanks in huge part… Read More

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Review Round Up: Judy

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Rupert Goold’s film about Hollywood star Judy Garland. The Independent: **** “The film is smart, at least, to complicate Garland’s relationship with fame. She can yearn for a normal life, but there’s little hope she can ever escape her impulse to perform – it’s been nurtured in… Read More

Review Round Up: The Hunt, Almeida Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the world premiere of Rupert Goold’s production. WhatsOnStage: **** “That examination of human fallibility, of the flaws that make us who we are, of the complicated emotions that drive and control society makes The Hunta very fine piece of work indeed.” Time Out: *** “Almeida boss Rupert… Read More

Review Round Up: Shipwreck, Almeida Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Rupert  Goold’s production, playing at the Almeida Theatre until the 30th March. The Times: **** “The lasting impression of this absolute thriller of a production will be of that loyalty dinner, as we finally see what went down between Donald Trump and James Comey.” The Guardian: **** “This is a talky play staged with admirable clarity… Read More

Review Round Up: Albion, Almeida Theatre

This new play by Mike Bartlett is directed by Rupert Goold – marking their first collaboration since King Charles III. But what have critics been making of their latest venture?    The Guardian: **** “It all makes for a long evening, but a rich one: a modern equivalent of Shaw’s Heartbreak House.” The Telegraph: ***** “the… Read More

Review Round Up: Ink, Almeida Theatre

This world premiere production of James Graham’s play is directed by Rupert Goold and stars Bertie Carvel. But how have critics reacted to it?  Fleet Street. 1969. The Sun rises. James Graham’s ruthless, red-topped new play leads with the birth of this country’s most influential newspaper – when a young and rebellious Rupert Murdoch asked the… Read More

REVIEW Round Up… Richard III, Almeida Theatre

Ralph Fiennes and Vanessa Redgrave star in Rupert Goold’s production of Shakespeare’s play about  the notorious villain. But how have critics reacted to the production?  The Guardian: *** Michael Billington found that: “While Goold’s production drives the action forward, the references to Richard’s disinterment, which bookend the evening, strike me as a red herring.” The… Read More

Almeida Theatre’s Production of Richard III to be Broadcast Live Around the World

The Almeida Theatre’s upcoming production of Richard III is set to be broadcast in cinemas across the globe on the 21st July.  The live broadcast of Richard III will be the first as part of the Almeida Theatre Live programme, in partnership with Picturehouse Entertainment. Artistic Director of the Almeida Theatre Rupert Goold’s production will… Read More