Saturated, practically oozing, the RSC have indulged themselves in more coagulate gore, spurting blood vessels and dripping blood-soaked cloths than you can shake a stick at, but it is still blisteringly current.
Dunkirk’s humanity is riveting, ever-present, and heart-wrenching. It truly is a masterful piece of cinema.Read more "Dunkirk – Review"
Sexual ambiguity, gender fluidity, pop music, glitter, blood, and Oscar Wilde. Yes please.Read more "RSC 2017 Salomé – Review"
Romeo and Juliet is not just a gaudy, bawdy song-and-dance – but a lovesong for people who couldn’t live without each other.Read more "Globe Theatre 2017 Romeo And Juliet – Review"
The claim, “We’ll know better next time.” is the real tragedy – more so than Hamlet. Because they won’t. They never will. Shakespeare has doomed them.Read more "Old Vic 2017 Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead – Review"
The RSC’s Rome season is off to a bloody and brilliant start.Read more "RSC 2017 Antony and Cleopatra & Julius Caesar – Review"
RSC’s The Tempest is a glittering delight to the senses: a potent exploration of human nature but infinitely magical.Read more "RSC 2016 The Tempest – Review"