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18th Jan 2012
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AND NO MORE SHALL WE PART

Mention euthansia and I’ll start to yawn.  I put the subject into the ‘Not interested until I need to be’ category and there it stays.  And No More Shall We...

08th Dec 2011
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DEATH TAKES A LOVER

The show begins as you enter the Red Hedgehog theatre on the Archway Road, an artery through Highgate that doesn’t live up to the rest of the area. On entering...

21st Nov 2011
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STEPPING OUT

Set in a North London church hall and Theatre, Stepping Out concentrates on the lives of eight disparate characters, seven female and one male, who meet for weekly tap classes.  Most...

09th Nov 2011
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THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD

Greeted by a bevy of singing maidens, some more feminine than others, the curtain goes up, or in this case falls, to reveal a courtyard scene elaborately mounted on an...

05th Nov 2011
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A BRITISH SUBJECT

Based on the true story of Mirza Tahir Hussain, a holder of UK and Pakistan passports who was incarcerated on death row in Rawalpindi jail for 18 years, following a...

31st Oct 2011
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DEATH AND THE MAIDEN

Written by Chilean playwright Ariel Dorfman and premiered in 1991 upstairs at the Royal Court, it portrays the story of Paulina Salas a former political prisoner who had been raped...

27th Oct 2011
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EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON

Tonight was my debut outing with Twitter’s very own Twespian society, bringing together Theatre types who love to tweet…and seeing as I tweet more than breathe, I thought I should...

13th Oct 2011
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CALENDAR GIRLS

This inspirational true story begins with tragedy as so many often do.  The play is a stage adaption of the 1993 film of the same name, centring on the WI...

13th Oct 2011
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THE KILLING OF SISTER GEORGE

The Killing of Sister George by Frank Marcus, is supposedly a comedy farce, not a commentary on lesbianism, however it became just that due to the lack of material surrounding...

28th Sep 2011
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COOL HAND LUKE

Cool Hand Luke originally a 1965 novel by Donn Pearce, adapted for the screen and finally broughtto the stage nearly half a century later. Marc Warren plays Luke Jackson, a...