Category Archives: Theatre Reviews

Reviews of theatre performances

A Passage to India – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Royal and Derogate and Simple8 Production A Passage to India based on the novel by E M Forster adapted by Simon Dormandy directed by Simon  Dormandy and Sebastian Armesto Royal and Derogate … Continue reading

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Above the Mealy-mouthed Sea – review

This review first appeared in Sabotage Reviews Unholy Mess and Omnibus Theatre present Above the Mealy-mouthed Sea by Jemima Foxtrot and Lucy Allan directed by Lucy Allan designed by Mayou Trikerioti at Upstairs at the Western (part of Find the … Continue reading

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Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Curve and Rose Theatre Kingston present Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine adapted by David Wood directed by Julia Thomas Continuing what is becoming something of a Christmas tradition, Curve serves up another … Continue reading

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Scrooge The Musical – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Made at Curve in association with Michael Harrison and David Ian present Scrooge The Musical Book, music and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse Directed by Nikolai Foster Curve Theatre, Leicester Christmas has come … Continue reading

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The Secret Keeper – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide ClerkinWorks and Ovalhouse present The Secret Keeper by Angela Clerking directed by Angela Clerking and Lucy J Skilbeck Curve Theatre, Leicester ClerkinWorks and Ovalhouse’s production The Secret Keeper takes the homespun advice of “a … Continue reading

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The Leftovers – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Sheep Soup presents The Leftovers Book by Nic Harvey Music and lyrics by Nic Harvey and Rob Green Sheep Soup’s The Leftovers is the first musical to be commissioned for performance at Curve’s 250+ … Continue reading

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Hedda Gabler – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide National Theatre presents Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen, new version by Patrick Marber Director Ivo van Howe The National Theatre’s 2016 production of Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler is now on tour, directed by Ivo van … Continue reading

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