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Review: RSC's Comedy Of Errors Is An Improvement On Shakespeare's Original

Review: RSC's Comedy Of Errors Is An Improvement On Shakespeare's Original

Pacy, vigorous, entrancing. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★★
Review: The Valkyrie Lacks Fire... Literally

Review: The Valkyrie Lacks Fire... Literally

Fiery finale doused on advice of Westminster City Council. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★☆☆
Review: Rare Earth Mettle Is A Thing Of Cruel Beauty, Full Of Delicious And Heart-Stopping Twists

Review: Rare Earth Mettle Is A Thing Of Cruel Beauty, Full Of Delicious And Heart-Stopping Twists

Bring on the West End. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★☆
11 Fantastically Festive Theatre And Dance Shows To See In London This Christmas

11 Fantastically Festive Theatre And Dance Shows To See In London This Christmas

More A Christmas Carols than you can shake a Nutcracker at. | By Laura Reynolds
Where To See Pantomime In London This Christmas

Where To See Pantomime In London This Christmas

Panto is back for 2021 - oh yes it is! | By Laura Reynolds
Inside The Troxy - The East End's Art Deco Palace

Inside The Troxy - The East End's Art Deco Palace

A cinema, bingo hall and drag stage. | By Will Noble
Review: Sting Soundtracking A Refugee Hip Hop Drama? It Shouldn't Work But It Does

Review: Sting Soundtracking A Refugee Hip Hop Drama? It Shouldn't Work But It Does

Every little thing this show does is magic. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★★
Review: Blistering Performances Scuppered By Weak Songs In The Last Five Years

Review: Blistering Performances Scuppered By Weak Songs In The Last Five Years

Three stars for Five Years. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★☆☆
Review: Fiery Comedy Drama Is One Wild 90 Minutes

Review: Fiery Comedy Drama Is One Wild 90 Minutes

Thelma and Louise meets Quentin Tarantino. | By Mike C ★★★☆☆
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Review: The Memory Of Water Is Utterly Forgettable

Review: The Memory Of Water Is Utterly Forgettable

A damp squib of a show. | By Franco Milazzo ★★☆☆☆
Review: Overflow At Bush Theatre Invites You To Spend The Night In A Public Toilet

Review: Overflow At Bush Theatre Invites You To Spend The Night In A Public Toilet

Front seats might get wet. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★☆
Review: Globe Of Death Wows Crowd As Circus Returns To London

Review: Globe Of Death Wows Crowd As Circus Returns To London

A heady, interactive show. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★☆☆
Review: Scary Story Starring Lily Allen Is Schlocky Horror Show

Review: Scary Story Starring Lily Allen Is Schlocky Horror Show

An overlong and underwritten fireside tale. | By Franco Milazzo ★★☆☆☆
Review: Could Paradise Be Theatre's Sleeper Hit Of 2021?

Review: Could Paradise Be Theatre's Sleeper Hit Of 2021?

All-female cast in Kae Tempest's ancient Greek adaptation. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★★
Review: Carousel Is One Of The Finest (And Most Problematic) Musicals Ever

Review: Carousel Is One Of The Finest (And Most Problematic) Musicals Ever

What oh what to make of it in the #MeToo era? | By Franco Milazzo ★★★☆☆
Review: Bernie Dieter's Berlin Underground Is Deliciously Debauched

Review: Bernie Dieter's Berlin Underground Is Deliciously Debauched

"I'm sorry if you brought your parents." | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★★
Review: Anything Goes At Barbican Is The Top

Review: Anything Goes At Barbican Is The Top

Delightful, delicious, de-lovely. | By Mike C ★★★★☆
Amelie The Musical Delivers Uplifting, Escapist Fun

Amelie The Musical Delivers Uplifting, Escapist Fun

It's devoid of cynicism. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★☆
More Oasis Than Mirage: Magic And Mind-Reading

More Oasis Than Mirage: Magic And Mind-Reading

Close-up magic in a socially-distanced setting. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★☆☆
Hello Hill Valley! Back To The Future The Musical Is Coming

Hello Hill Valley! Back To The Future The Musical Is Coming

It is your density. | By Lydia Manch
See West End Stars Performing For Free, Right Next To A Tube Station

See West End Stars Performing For Free, Right Next To A Tube Station

Missing the West End? Head here... | By M@
Lungs At The Old Vic: The West End's Back

Lungs At The Old Vic: The West End's Back

A stark, brutal and beautiful two-hander. Via laptop. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★☆
"The Front Row Will Be A Duller Place Without Him" - Farewell Johnny Fox

"The Front Row Will Be A Duller Place Without Him" - Farewell Johnny Fox

Londonist's head theatre critic has passed away. | By Londonist