Review: CALLISTO - A QUEER EPIC at the Arcola Theatre
By Monty Leigh Thursday, December 14 2017, 07:04
A story of four unique same-sex relationships from across the ages, theatre company Forward Arena’s production is ambitious and undeniably fresh in its storytelling. We are greeted with a complete absence of set, which is necessary for a production that jumps time periods with almost every scene.
Review: MISS JULIE at the Jermyn Street Theatre
By Monty Leigh Monday, November 20 2017, 08:38
Revived in a new adaption by Howard Brenton, August Strindberg’s Miss Julie seems to have acquired a breath of new life in this 70 seat studio-theatre.
Review: A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at the Vaudeville Theatre
By Monty Leigh Saturday, October 21 2017, 07:02
The Vaudeville kicks off its exciting year-long Oscar Wilde season with A Woman of No Importance, directed by Dominic Dromgoole. It is a play packed full of Wilde’s zingy one liners and witty satire of upper-class society.
Review: WICKED at the Apollo Victoria Theatre
By Monty Leigh Tuesday, October 17 2017, 18:00
Wicked, the spellbinding musical that tells the story of the witches of Oz, has most recently glided into its 12th year smash hit at the Apollo Victoria, London. It has now surpassed Billy Elliot as one of the longest running musicals, becoming the 16th longest running show in London’s history.
Review: THE ELDERS at Theatro Technis
By Monty Leigh Friday, July 28 2017, 08:59
Collaborating with Siberian Lights, Newly formed London based theatre company A’dart are hoping to ‘create performances that raise questions about society's overarching rules and principles’ and with Kat Christidi’s piece of new writing/directing ‘The Elders’ they are off to a strong start.