REVIEW: Square Rounds, Finborough Theatre

Tony Harrison’s play is pretty hard going but once it focuses on the central story, it becomes an fascinating insight into the devastating impact that weapons of mass destruction have had on humanity.  Weapons of mass destruction have had a huge impact on humanity across the centuries and Tony Harrison highlights this with flair  as… Read More

NEWS: Proud Haddock to Present Tony Harrison’s Square Rounds

Theatre company  Proud Haddock  will present Tony Harrison’s war drama at the Finborough Theatre this September.  This first UK production of the play in thirty years will feature an all-female ensemble, directed by Jimmy Walters. Fritz Haber, a German Jewish chemist, has been ordered by the Kaiser to develop a deadly poison gas to help Germany… Read More

Review Round Up: The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus, Finborough Theatre

This is the first production of  Tony Harrison’s play in nearly 30 years, directed by Jimmy Walters. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Independent: *** “punchily persuasive production by Jimmy Walters that manages to convert a piece associated with big public arenas into a powerful close-up assault.” The Guardian: *** “there is… Read More

NEWS: First London Staging for 30 Years for Tony Harrison’s The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus

Director Jimmy Walters returns to the Finborough Theatre with the first production of Tony Harrison’s The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus to be seen in London for nearly 30 years. Running at the Finborough Theatre from the 3rd to the 28th January 2017,  The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus is Tony Harrison’s take on the Ancient Greek original story… Read More