Category Archives: Theatre Reviews

Reviews of theatre performances

Reflections – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Ayikodans presents Reflections Choreographed by Jeanguy Saintus  Leicester Cathedral as part of Let’s Dance International Frontiers Festival 2019 29 April 2019 Reflections, a new commission by acclaimed Haitian choreographer Jeanguy Saintus and … Continue reading

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Barber Shop Chronicles – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Fuel, National Theatre and Leeds Playhouse present Barber Shop Chronicles by Inua Ellams  directed by Bijan Sheibani Curve Theatre, Leicester  2 to 6 April 2019 In one of the most enjoyable pre-sets I’ve ever … Continue reading

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Victoria – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Northern Ballet with The National Ballet of Canada present Victoria Choreography, direction and scenario Cathy Marston, music Philip Feeney  Curve Theatre, Leicester  2 to 6 April 2019 Never a company to shy away from … Continue reading

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Kunene and the King – review

Royal Shakespeare Company with The Fugard Theatre in association with Eric Abraham present Kunene and the King By John Kani Directed by Janice Honeyman The Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon 21 March – 23 April 2019 Even in the worst of times, … Continue reading

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The Comedy About a Bank Robbery – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Kenny Wax and Stage Presence Ltd, in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre present The Comedy About a Bank Robbery by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields Curve Theatre, Leicester  26 to 30 March … Continue reading

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The Girl on the Train – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Simon Friend,  Amblin Partners and Josh Andres present The Girl on the Train Based on the novel by Paula Hawkins and Dreamworks film   adapted by Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel directed … Continue reading

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The Remains of the Day – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Royal and Derngate, Northampton and Out of Joint in association with Oxford Playhouse present The Remains of the Day by Kazoo Ishiguro adapted by Barney Norris directed by Christopher Haydon Royal and Derngate, … Continue reading

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