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Review: Fatherland, Battersea Arts Centre

Posted on Nov 4, 2013 in Criticism | 0 comments

McFuck me. That’s easily the best note I’ve ever scrawled mid-show and ten days after seeing Nic Green’s Fatherland, I’m finding it...

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Review: The Dumb Waiter, The Print Room

Posted on Nov 2, 2013 in Best of (Left), Criticism | 0 comments

Published in The Telegraph, 01.11.2013 If it were once possible for audiences to miss the scowling politics beneath Harold Pinter’s...

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Review: Home, Arcola Theatre

Posted on Nov 2, 2013 in Criticism | 0 comments

Published in The Telegraph, 01.11.2013 Two gentle old boys, Harry and Jack, meet in a garden and pass the time with wittering chit-chat....

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Review: The Djinns of Eidgah, Royal Court

Posted on Oct 27, 2013 in Criticism | 0 comments

Come the interval of Abhisek Majumdar’s play, I was utterly at sea: unsure about the three, possibly four, overlapping stories it was...

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Review: Handbagged, Tricycle Theatre

Posted on Oct 26, 2013 in Criticism | 0 comments

I wasn’t going to write about Handbagged. My pen dried up at the start of the show, meaning I’ve got no notes on Moira Buffini’s...

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Review: Perle, Soho Theatre

Posted on Oct 26, 2013 in Criticism | 0 comments

Published in Time Out,  24.10.2013 Perle shows a life on pause. A man sits staring at his television, watching one video tape after...

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