On Stage

 Stevenson Steals The Show In Icke’s The Doctor

Stevenson Steals The Show In Icke’s The Doctor

Robert Icke's Almeida swansong brings a 1912 drama into the 21st century. | By Hari Mountford ★★★★☆
Circus, Swimming And Silent Discos: Join The Docks Promises All Sorts Of Waterfront Revelry This Summer

Circus, Swimming And Silent Discos: Join The Docks Promises All Sorts Of Waterfront Revelry This Summer

A summer festival fit for royalty. | Sponsor
Roll Out The Barrel: Queen Of The Mist At Charing Cross Theatre

Roll Out The Barrel: Queen Of The Mist At Charing Cross Theatre

A detailed character study of Annie Edson Taylor's Niagara Falls stunt. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
It's Carnival Time: Once On This Island At Southwark Playhouse

It's Carnival Time: Once On This Island At Southwark Playhouse

A young, talented cast with an outstanding lead. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★☆
Actually Shows There Are Three Sides To Every Story

Actually Shows There Are Three Sides To Every Story

A play that lacks balance. | By Chris Bridges ★★★☆☆
Evita Finally Comes Of Age At Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Evita Finally Comes Of Age At Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

At last, someone has laid to rest the sugary ghost of Elaine Paige. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★☆
Tree Has The (Malcolm) X-Factor

Tree Has The (Malcolm) X-Factor

Half play, half Joburg's Got Talent. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★☆
The Time Of Our Lies Uncovers A Secret History At Park Theatre

The Time Of Our Lies Uncovers A Secret History At Park Theatre

The distance and detachment of modern warfare. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★☆☆
A Look Behind The Scenes At London's Smash Hit Musical WICKED

A Look Behind The Scenes At London's Smash Hit Musical WICKED

Flying monkeys, a whole lot of green paint... and a surprise connection to NASA. | Sponsor
Ticket Alert: William Shatner Beams Into Hammersmith

Ticket Alert: William Shatner Beams Into Hammersmith

Star Trek captain at the Eventim Apollo. | By M@
A Pan For All Seasons: Peter Pan At The Troubadour White City

A Pan For All Seasons: Peter Pan At The Troubadour White City

Second star to the right, and straight on to Shepherd’s Bush. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★★
Songs And Atrocities: The View Upstairs At Soho Theatre

Songs And Atrocities: The View Upstairs At Soho Theatre

A critical view on how far LGBT+ rights have come. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Genuine Comedy And Brilliantly Rich Characters: Barber Shop Chronicles Is A Masterpiece

Genuine Comedy And Brilliantly Rich Characters: Barber Shop Chronicles Is A Masterpiece

Exactly what theatre was made for. | By Hannah Foulds ★★★★★
Frivolous French Fluff: Jean Paul Gaultier: Fashion Freak Show At Southbank Centre

Frivolous French Fluff: Jean Paul Gaultier: Fashion Freak Show At Southbank Centre

A joyous mouthful of whimsical candy floss. | By Holli-Mae Johnson ★★★☆☆
The Bridges Of Madison County: Sweet Romance At The Menier Chocolate Factory

The Bridges Of Madison County: Sweet Romance At The Menier Chocolate Factory

The book-turned-film-turned-musical is anything but a stale tale. | By James FitzGerald ★★★★☆
Hive City Legacy Swarms The Roundhouse

Hive City Legacy Swarms The Roundhouse

These nine Femmes of Colour are on a mission. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Clive Owen Is The Original ‘Hot’ Priest In The Night Of The Iguana

Clive Owen Is The Original ‘Hot’ Priest In The Night Of The Iguana

An intensely languid but problematic late Williams.  | By Matthew Holder ★★★☆☆
Fleabag's West End Stage Show Will Be Broadcast Live Into Cinemas

Fleabag's West End Stage Show Will Be Broadcast Live Into Cinemas

No theatre tickets? No problem. | By Laura Reynolds
Theatre Review: Equus At Trafalgar Studios

Theatre Review: Equus At Trafalgar Studios

A hypnotic feat of muscular contortion. | By Chris Bridges ★★★★☆
The Illusionists At Shaftesbury Theatre: Middle-Of-The-Road Magic

The Illusionists At Shaftesbury Theatre: Middle-Of-The-Road Magic

As much personality as an insurance brokers’ annual conference. | By Hannah Foulds ★★☆☆☆
David Hare’s Radical Take On Ibsen’s Peer Gynt Satirises Contemporary Culture

David Hare’s Radical Take On Ibsen’s Peer Gynt Satirises Contemporary Culture

This freewheeling take on the original drags it into the 21st century. | By Neil Dowden ★★★☆☆
Sheridan Smith Steals The Spotlight In Joseph The Musical Revival

Sheridan Smith Steals The Spotlight In Joseph The Musical Revival

Even that technicolor coat struggles to shift attention from Sheridan Smith. | By Holli-Mae Johnson ★★★☆☆
Jellyfish At The National Theatre Will Sting You Right In The Heart

Jellyfish At The National Theatre Will Sting You Right In The Heart

Quite simply, a joy. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★★
Captain Corelli's Mandolin Fails To Pluck The Heartstrings At Harold Pinter Theatre

Captain Corelli's Mandolin Fails To Pluck The Heartstrings At Harold Pinter Theatre

1990s romance novel comes to the stage. | By Johnny Fox ★★★☆☆