Articles 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 ★★★★☆
Nightfall Gives Us A Glamorous But Unrealistic Look At Rural Hampshire Life

Nightfall Gives Us A Glamorous But Unrealistic Look At Rural Hampshire Life

Living in the country never looked better. | By Paul Ewing ★★★☆☆
Chess The Musical: A Must-See For ABBA Fans

Chess The Musical: A Must-See For ABBA Fans

Rock ballads and intricate melodies by Benny and Bjorn. | By Paul Ewing ★★★☆☆
Strictly Ballroom May As Well Rebrand As Will Young The Musical

Strictly Ballroom May As Well Rebrand As Will Young The Musical

He's the narrator. And the band leader. And he hangs round on stage the whole time. | By Paul Ewing ★★★☆☆
The Gin's Still Cold And The Piano's Hot As Chicago Makes A Spectacular West End Return

The Gin's Still Cold And The Piano's Hot As Chicago Makes A Spectacular West End Return

Cuba Gooding Jr gives it the star treatment. | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆
Spluttering Drama Quiz Tells The Story Of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire Cheats

Spluttering Drama Quiz Tells The Story Of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire Cheats

Remember the Ingrams? *Cough*. | By Paul Ewing ★★★☆☆
Bananaman Is Back In A Side-Splitting New Musical

Bananaman Is Back In A Side-Splitting New Musical

A sweet send-up of superheroes | By Paul Ewing ★★★★☆