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Review: Khandan (Family), Birmingham Rep

Posted on Jun 7, 2014 in Criticism, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published in the Telegraph, 29.05.2014 Riot was always too strong a word: Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti’s last play at Birmingham Rep, Behtzi...

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Candidely Speaking – Mark Ravenhill

Posted on Aug 30, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published in The Stage, 22.08.2013 No playwright is as poorly served by journalistic shorthand as Mark Ravenhill. Almost two decades on,...

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Review: You Can Still Make a Killing, Southwark Playhouse

Posted on Oct 22, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

What’s particularly great about Nicholas Pierpan’s latest play is the way it entirely inhabits its subject. New writing is often –...

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Review: Terror 2012, Soho Theatre

Posted on Oct 22, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published in Time Out, 19.10.2012 After nine years, The Sticking Place’s annual fright fest has become a shadow of its former self....

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Review: Lucy and the Hawk, Ovalhouse

Posted on Oct 18, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

In science, dissociation involves splitting molecules into their component parts: an individual object blasted apart. In life, it’s a...

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Review: Desire Under the Elms, Lyric Hammersmith

Posted on Oct 15, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published on Culture Wars, 17.10.2012 Drama hates waste. Or rather, it hates extraneity. Maybe all stories do, the idea being that anything...

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Edinburgh Round Up: All That Is Wrong; Mess; NOLA; Coalition

Posted on Aug 11, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published in The New Statesman, 08.08.2012 In Edinburgh, the how can sometimes overshadow the what. Fringe audiences are won over by...

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The Quiet Volume, Hackney Central Library

Posted on Apr 20, 2011 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published on Culture Wars, 21.04.2011 Tim Etchells and Ant Hampton’s The Quiet Volume strikes me as the best piece of audio-based...

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Review: Constellations, Royal Court

Posted on Oct 27, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

As settings go, the multiverse is a damn sight more ambitious than most. Over the course of its 65 minutes, Nick Payne’s Constellations...

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Review: Constellations, Royal Court

Posted on Oct 18, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

As settings go, the multiverse is a damn sight more ambitious than most. Over the course of its 65 minutes, Nick Payne’s Constellations...

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