Review: A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls at The Old Vic

A Monster Calls is a children’s fantasy book that deals with some very adult issues. The author, Patrick Ness, does a great job embracing some of the darker elements of life but keeping them in a perspective that is accessible for children. The critically acclaimed book has been adapted into a stage production, showing at […]

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Review: Red

Red The Play

Red is the inspiring story of groundbreaking expressionist painter Mark Rothko. Rothko led an exciting and tumultuous life but experienced much success in the art world. He is often seen as a revolutionary artist and his story is one that many have found to be worth telling. Writer John Logan decided that a play would […]

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Open Air Theatre Season is Finally Here!

Open Air Theatre at Regent's Park

In the land of Westeros, the Starks are consistently insisting that “Winter is coming.” The only question for them is when. In the land of London, the question is “When is it leaving??” I mean honestly, are we living in Narnia right now? If that’s the case I’m being way overcharged for flat rent. Okay, […]

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Review: Quiz

Quiz The Play

With the opening of Quiz in the West End, James Graham has solidified himself as the hottest British playwright in the game right now. Up until December, all three of his previous plays were staged at major theatres. I looked up his age and found out he is only 36, so that’s quite an achievement! […]

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Don’t miss Dick Whittington at the Palladium Theatre this Christmas!

London Palladium Theatre

Pantomime returned to the West End this Christmas in a lavish new five-star production: Dick Whittington! I had the pleasure to go see it as part of a Christmas gift and I have to say I hadn’t laughed as much in a play/musical for a long time! Panto returned to the Palladium Theatre after 29 years […]

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