Articles by Chris Bridges

Theatre Review: In The Shadow Of The Mountain Tackles Personality Disorders

Theatre Review: In The Shadow Of The Mountain Tackles Personality Disorders

Unfortunately, it doesn't quite work. | By Chris Bridges ★★☆☆☆
One Woman Show Yvette, Mixes Garage Music With Street Poetry

One Woman Show Yvette, Mixes Garage Music With Street Poetry

A story about how sexual abuse doesn't have to define a person. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
The Writer Is Meta-Theatre At Its Most Meta

The Writer Is Meta-Theatre At Its Most Meta

"A bewildering and discombobulating 2 hours of theatre" | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
Have You Got The Stamina For Tonight At 8.30?

Have You Got The Stamina For Tonight At 8.30?

Probably best left for Noel Coward superfans. | By Chris Bridges ★★★☆☆
Tina The Musical Is A Thoroughly Joyous Experience

Tina The Musical Is A Thoroughly Joyous Experience

Not your average jukebox musical. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
The Devil With The Blue Dress Is A Witty Take On The Lewinsky Scandal

The Devil With The Blue Dress Is A Witty Take On The Lewinsky Scandal

Still relevant, 20 years on. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★★
National Theatre's Macbeth Is A Bit Of A Bloody Mess

National Theatre's Macbeth Is A Bit Of A Bloody Mess

Even Rory Kinnear can't save this. | By Chris Bridges ★☆☆☆☆
Fanny And Alexander: An Eloquent And Moving Swedish Feast

Fanny And Alexander: An Eloquent And Moving Swedish Feast

Swedish art-house hits the London stage. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
Dust Takes A Masterful Look At Life From The Other Side

Dust Takes A Masterful Look At Life From The Other Side

Incredibly relatable. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★★
Two Americans In Paris

Two Americans In Paris

An insightful look at millennial life. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
Grimly Handsome Presents A Dark Christmas

Grimly Handsome Presents A Dark Christmas

"Deliciously surreal". | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
How To Win Against History Is A Win-Win Situation

How To Win Against History Is A Win-Win Situation

Three men, an organ and a glittering headdress. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★★
A Show That Drags, Rather Than A Drag Show

A Show That Drags, Rather Than A Drag Show

Clunky scene shifts and laboured laughs. | By Chris Bridges ★★★☆☆
A Blistering New Adaptation Of Miss Julie

A Blistering New Adaptation Of Miss Julie

A sultry and thought-provoking performance. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
This Ian Dury Musical Gives Us Reasons To Be Cheerful

This Ian Dury Musical Gives Us Reasons To Be Cheerful

Raucous, riotous, and rough and ready. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
Victory Condition Is A Long And Uninspiring 55 Minutes

Victory Condition Is A Long And Uninspiring 55 Minutes

Not a subtle play. | By Chris Bridges ★★☆☆☆
Harry Enfield Comedy Is All Fizzle And No Razzle Dazzle

Harry Enfield Comedy Is All Fizzle And No Razzle Dazzle

Pretty and inoffensive just doesn't cut it. | By Chris Bridges ★★☆☆☆
Should Pulitzer-Winning Play Buried Child Remain Buried?

Should Pulitzer-Winning Play Buried Child Remain Buried?

Sam Shepard's 1978 work gets another airing. | By Chris Bridges ★★★☆☆