Articles by Paul Ewing

40 Years On, Not Quite Jerusalem Shows Not Much Changes In England

40 Years On, Not Quite Jerusalem Shows Not Much Changes In England

Anniversary revival at Finborough Theatre. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Be More Chill Is A Quirky Take On The High School Musical Genre

Be More Chill Is A Quirky Take On The High School Musical Genre

An enthusiastic cast and infectious music make for a fun production. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Beware The Owl, The Aunt And The Hatter: Far Away At Donmar Warehouse

Beware The Owl, The Aunt And The Hatter: Far Away At Donmar Warehouse

A brief encounter about fear and paranoia. But it makes its mark. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Scrounger Wheels Disability Discrimination Into The Spotlight At Finborough Theatre

Scrounger Wheels Disability Discrimination Into The Spotlight At Finborough Theatre

A sharp and incisive piece on how discrimination affects disabled people. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
 Black Christmas: La Traviata At Royal Opera House

Black Christmas: La Traviata At Royal Opera House

Death lingers everywhere. Now that’s a cheery thought for the festive season. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
The Ocean At The End Of The Lane Brims With Wild Imagination

The Ocean At The End Of The Lane Brims With Wild Imagination

Children will listen. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Choose Your Own Adventure: [Blank] At Donmar Warehouse

Choose Your Own Adventure: [Blank] At Donmar Warehouse

A provocative view on whether it’s possible to escape poverty, violence and liberal platitudes. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Love And Other Counterpoints: Falsettos At The Other Palace

Love And Other Counterpoints: Falsettos At The Other Palace

39 songs. No dialogue. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
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 ★★★★☆
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 ★★★★☆
Dark Sublime Dives Into A Cheesy Time Warp

Dark Sublime Dives Into A Cheesy Time Warp

Bewildering fun. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Dirty, Sexy Money: Market Boy At Union Theatre

Dirty, Sexy Money: Market Boy At Union Theatre

A slice of life set to the music of the eighties is hard to resist. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Theatre Review: A Lesson From Aloes, A 35 Year Old Play That Still Resonates Today

Theatre Review: A Lesson From Aloes, A 35 Year Old Play That Still Resonates Today

Sharp and incisive stuff. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Theatre Review: Time Is Love Delves Into Murky Los Angeles

Theatre Review: Time Is Love Delves Into Murky Los Angeles

City of angels and demons. | By Paul Ewing ★★★☆☆
Theatre Review: Dust Depicts Life In Purgatory

Theatre Review: Dust Depicts Life In Purgatory

Hello from the other side. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
This Polished New Musical Will Put You At Ease... Before Freaking You Out

This Polished New Musical Will Put You At Ease... Before Freaking You Out

Comedy or horror? It doesn't matter. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Heathers The Musical Is A Refreshingly Black High School Comedy

Heathers The Musical Is A Refreshingly Black High School Comedy

High school angst, the importance of being popular... and murder | By Paul Ewing
Theatre Review: The Secret Lives Of Baba Segi's Wives

Theatre Review: The Secret Lives Of Baba Segi's Wives

There's some clever storytelling in this stage adaptation. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆