On Stage

Theatre Review: Eyam Has Death, Death And More Death

Theatre Review: Eyam Has Death, Death And More Death

The Great Plague arrives. | By Hari Mountford ★★★★☆
Will The Royal Opera House's New Look Tempt You Inside?

Will The Royal Opera House's New Look Tempt You Inside?

Covent Garden venue de-snoots itself. | By M@
Theatre Review: Dust Depicts Life In Purgatory

Theatre Review: Dust Depicts Life In Purgatory

Hello from the other side. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Theatre Review: The Humans Presents A Familiar Dread

Theatre Review: The Humans Presents A Familiar Dread

Does dread define humanity? | By Matthew Holder ★★★☆☆
Theatre Review: No Homecoming For Hideous Heathers

Theatre Review: No Homecoming For Hideous Heathers

Don't believe the hype. | By Alex Hopkins ★★☆☆☆
Theatre Review: Blood Wedding Comes To Post-Brexit London

Theatre Review: Blood Wedding Comes To Post-Brexit London

Federico Garcia Lorca's emotional tale of family animosity. | By Alice Grahame ★★★☆☆
The Plague At Arcola Theatre: Review

The Plague At Arcola Theatre: Review

An effective but clinical look at how diseases - and fascism - spreads. | By Neil Dowden ★★★☆☆
The Political History Of Smack And Crack At Soho Theatre: Review

The Political History Of Smack And Crack At Soho Theatre: Review

A rare successful transition from Edinburgh to London. | By David Lloyd-Davies ★★★★☆
Distance At Park Theatre: Review

Distance At Park Theatre: Review

An important, timely and noble project around male suicide. | By Alex Hopkins ★★★☆☆
Underground Railroad Game At Soho Theatre: Theatre Review

Underground Railroad Game At Soho Theatre: Theatre Review

This play makes its point, with tongue firmly in cheek. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
Six At Arts Theatre: Theatre Review

Six At Arts Theatre: Theatre Review

This musical imagines Henry VIII's six wives teaming up in a girl band. | By James FitzGerald ★★★★☆
New Swan Lake Is A Masterclass In Swan-Upmanship

New Swan Lake Is A Masterclass In Swan-Upmanship

The St Petersburg Ballet brings the classic to London in inimitable style. | By Johnny Fox ★★★☆☆
Much Ado About Nothing In An Ado-Worthy Venue

Much Ado About Nothing In An Ado-Worthy Venue

A clever, resourceful production that requires some fine tuning. | By Johnny Fox ★★★☆☆
Sound and Fury: The Rise and Fall of Little Voice At Park Theatre

Sound and Fury: The Rise and Fall of Little Voice At Park Theatre

Jim Cartwright’s 1992 play has lost its original power. | By Johnny Fox ★★★☆☆
Stripped-Back Revival Reveals Declining Family Of Aristocrats

Stripped-Back Revival Reveals Declining Family Of Aristocrats

Friel's play about a strange, haunted family. | By Neil Dowden ★★★☆☆
Little (But Lavish) Shop of Horrors Feel Suddenly Relevant

Little (But Lavish) Shop of Horrors Feel Suddenly Relevant

A fresh, bold reinterpretation of a cult classic. | By Alex Hopkins ★★★★☆
Dancing Mushrooms And Volcanoes: Disney's Fantasia Comes To Life

Dancing Mushrooms And Volcanoes: Disney's Fantasia Comes To Life

You'll want to watch it all over again. | By Tabish Khan ★★★☆☆
Club Swizzle: A Triumphant Return For La Soiree

Club Swizzle: A Triumphant Return For La Soiree

A shining example of La Soiree at its best. | By Holli-Mae Johnson ★★★★★
Bikini Stealing Dolphins And Drunken Brawls: The Secrets Of Sadler's Wells

Bikini Stealing Dolphins And Drunken Brawls: The Secrets Of Sadler's Wells

A singing duck and sea battles. | By Tabish Khan
The Importance Of Being Earnest Is Wildely Amusing

The Importance Of Being Earnest Is Wildely Amusing

Bringing the subtext to the fore. | By Neil Dowden ★★★★☆
The Globe's Othello Feels Right At Home In The World Of Alternative Facts

The Globe's Othello Feels Right At Home In The World Of Alternative Facts

Mark Rylance dazzles as Iago. | By Alice Grahame ★★★★☆
A Charming All-Children Production Of Goodnight Mister Tom

A Charming All-Children Production Of Goodnight Mister Tom

The childhood classic comes to the stage. | By BelindaL ★★★☆☆
Home, I'm Darling Will Have You Longing For A Vintage Lifestyle

Home, I'm Darling Will Have You Longing For A Vintage Lifestyle

Formica, jiving and quiffs. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★★
Things To See At This Year's Camden Fringe

Things To See At This Year's Camden Fringe

Did you know about London's own Fringe? | By Johnny Fox