Theatre Reviews

Theatre Review: The Blind and The Intruder

Theatre Review: The Blind and The Intruder

  The Blind and The Intruder at the Old Red Lion Theatre, Islington, are rare classics by the Belgian Nobel Laureate Maurice Maeterlinck and have been given a new spin by Tarquin Productions.  Their aim is to bring forgotten classics back to the London stage with all of the contemporary influences and capabilities of the […]

Theatre Review: Blood Privilege

Theatre Review: Blood Privilege

Blood Privilege is a chilling and atmospheric theatrical experience currently on in the deep dark pit of the White Rabbit Theatre.  The timing of this production seems just right, as it comes on the tail end of pop culture’s love affair of the last five years or so with vampires and gothic romance.  It is […]

Theatre Review: Before The Party

Theatre Review: Before The Party

  Before The Party by Rodney Ackland is a chilling and comedic portrayal of the petty preoccupations of post-war Britain’s upper-middle class and their desire to hide their imperfections. Though this might sound a bit doomy and gloomy , I can guarantee you it will have you in stitches ! The Skinner family is trying […]

Theatre Review: Bitch Boxer

Theatre Review: Bitch Boxer

  Bitch Boxer is a fierce piece of new writing on at the Soho Theatre Upstairs till the 9th of March.  Charlotte Josephine, winner of the 2012 Soho Young Writers Award, has written a funny and at times heart-wrenching tale of a female boxer named Chloe from Leytonstone.  On the surface Chloe might seem like […]

Theatre Review: The Turn of the Screw

Theatre Review: The Turn of the Screw

      I wouldn’t say they had me from the off. Which is not to say I wasn’t very much looking forward to Rebecca Lenkiewicz’s adaptation of the chilling novella, The Turn of the Screw by the famously obscure American writer Henry James. And I can’t say that sense of anticipation wasn’t heightened sitting […]