Articles by Alannah Dorli Jones

Frantic Assembly Still Moves With The Times In I Think We Are Alone

Frantic Assembly Still Moves With The Times In I Think We Are Alone

A counter-intuitive creative pairing that really works. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Lucy McCormick’s Post Popular Is Exquisite Filth

Lucy McCormick’s Post Popular Is Exquisite Filth

Wry, hilarious and subversive. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★★
Round And Round The Garden: Albion Digs Up The Brexit Debate At Almeida Theatre

Round And Round The Garden: Albion Digs Up The Brexit Debate At Almeida Theatre

Whether or not this soil is still fertile or better left fallow is another matter. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★☆☆
Beryl Goes The Distance At Arcola Theatre

Beryl Goes The Distance At Arcola Theatre

A cycling play which freewheels to victory. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
A Tale of Two Queens: Swive [Elizabeth] At Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

A Tale of Two Queens: Swive [Elizabeth] At Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Exploring femininity and power in the Elizabethan age. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Richard The Bird? A Female Richard III Still Ruffles Feathers

Richard The Bird? A Female Richard III Still Ruffles Feathers

Gender bending Shakespeare. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Hunger At The Arcola Theatre Nibbles At The Soul

Hunger At The Arcola Theatre Nibbles At The Soul

An uncomfortable but powerful watch. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Wars of the Poseurs: Henry VI At Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Wars of the Poseurs: Henry VI At Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

You are what you wear. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★☆☆
A Religious Experience: Our Lady Of Kibeho At Stratford East

A Religious Experience: Our Lady Of Kibeho At Stratford East

A faithful telling of the remarkable story of the Kibeho apparitions. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Akram Khan’s Giselle Encapsulates Ragged Ethereality At Sadler's Wells

Akram Khan’s Giselle Encapsulates Ragged Ethereality At Sadler's Wells

An earthy performance tempers the opulence of traditional ballet. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
What Girls Are Made Of Is Beautiful And Wrenching

What Girls Are Made Of Is Beautiful And Wrenching

Music and storytelling wed perfectly | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★★
This Mouthful Of A New Play At Royal Court Theatre Is An Interactive Revelation

This Mouthful Of A New Play At Royal Court Theatre Is An Interactive Revelation

You like audience participation... right? | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
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 ★★★☆☆
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 ★★★★☆
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 ★★★★★
The Hunt Is Nordic Noir That's Unafraid To Make You Uncomfortable

The Hunt Is Nordic Noir That's Unafraid To Make You Uncomfortable

Tackling difficult questions. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆
Review: Citysong At Soho Theatre

Review: Citysong At Soho Theatre

Dylan Coburn Gray’s writing is fluid as the Liffey. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★☆☆
A Most Rare Vision: Nick Hytner’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream At Bridge Theatre

A Most Rare Vision: Nick Hytner’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream At Bridge Theatre

Shakespeare collides with Cirque de Soleil and a Pride parade in a melee of sequin-spangled silliness. | By Alannah Dorli Jones ★★★★☆