Review Round Up: Twelfth Night, National Theatre

Simon Godwin directs this new production of Shakespeare’s comedy, starring Tamsin Greig. But does it win over the critics?  The Guardian: **** “Godwin’s extravagant, rambunctious production there is almost more stuff and notions than even the Olivier can contain.” The Stage: *** “As a director he’s great at big comedy set-pieces and so it proves… Read More

NEWS: Rehearsal Images Released for Twelfth Night at the National Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for the National Theatre’s production of William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night ahead of the production opening for previews at the National Theatre  on the 15th February.  Directed by Simon Godwin, this new production stars Tamsin Greig as a transformed Malvolia, performing alongside Adam Best, Oliver Chris (Orsino), Claire Cordier, Imogen Doel,… Read More

Review Round Up… Sunset at the Villa Thalia @National Theatre

Alexi Kaye Campbell’s play stars Elizabeth McGovern and Ben Miles – but what have critics thought about it?  The Evening Standard: ** Henry Hitchings found that: “But this is a contrived play from a writer who has previously done much wiser and more sophisticated work. ” Londonist: **** Chris Bridges was more enthusiastic saying: “Who… Read More

PREVIEW: Sunset at the Villa Thalia, National Theatre

Alexi Kaye Campbell’s new play directed by Simon Godwin will run at the National Theatre’s Dorfman Theatre from the 25th May until the 4th August.   Featuring designs by Hildegard Bechtler , lighting by Natasha Chivers, music by Michael Bruce, movement by Jonathan Goddard and sound design by Tom Gibbons, the play looks at the… Read More

New Trailer: RSC’s Hamlet

A new trailer for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Hamlet, currently running at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre until the 13th August has been released.  Starring Paapa Essiedu, this latest production of Shakespeare’s tragedy confronts us all with a mirror of our own mortality in an imperfect world. It is directed by Simon Godwin and… Read More