Theatre Critic and Journalist

Review: Henry VI: Parts 1, 2 & 3, Shakespeare’s Globe

Posted on May 24, 2012 in Criticism | 0 comments

Published in The Guardian, 16.05.2012 The Balkan states get a bum deal with Shakespeare’s trio of Henry VI plays. Not only do they...

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Review: Denial, King’s Head Theatre

Posted on May 23, 2012 in Criticism | 0 comments

Published in Time Out, 21.05.2012 Last year’s major revivals of Arnold Wesker’s early plays have started to correct his...

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Review: Detroit, National Theatre

Posted on May 20, 2012 in Criticism | 0 comments

They make cars in Detroit. Loads of them. Or, at least, they did until around 2008, which left the city’s manufacturing industry in...

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Compliments of the Season: David Lan & Nicola Thorold

Posted on May 17, 2012 in Profiles & Features | 0 comments

Published in The Stage, 17.05.2012 “World Stages London could be a kind of catalyst,” David Lan is in full flow, “An enabler of...

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Further reflections on Three Kingdoms

Posted on May 16, 2012 in Blog | 1 comment

From this point on, there are probably going to be some fairly crucial spoilers. The recurring accusation of ‘self-indulgence’ thrown...

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