Theatre Critic and Journalist

Expressionism in theatre? Maybe it’s something else

Posted on Dec 14, 2010 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 14.12.2010 Though three productions do not a new wave make, Michael Billington is right to flag up...

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Review: The Animals & Children Took to the Streets, Battersea Arts Centre

Posted on Dec 10, 2010 in Criticism | 0 comments

Published on Culture Wars, 11.12.2012 Almost inadvertently, 1927 have found themselves on the political frontline. Little over three miles...

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Review: Cart Macabre, Old Vic Tunnels

Posted on Dec 9, 2010 in Criticism | 0 comments

It may not quite take you to hell on a hartcart, but Cart Macabre – a ride through the pitch-black, stopping at a series of momentary...

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Review: Beauty and the Beast, National Theatre

Posted on Dec 6, 2010 in Criticism | 0 comments

Written for Culture Wars Few seasonal offerings for family audiences contain overt espousals of proletariat values. Fewer still have their...

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Review: Black Watch, Barbican Centre

Posted on Dec 4, 2010 in Criticism | 2 comments

Published on Culture Wars, 06.12.2010 In May of next year, the 150 British troops still stationed in Iraq will quit the country, a year...

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