Tag Archives: Shakespeare

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Curve Young Company and Community production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare Directed by Nick Winston Choreography by Si Rawlinson and Mel Knott Set Design Kevin Jenkins at Curve Theatre, … Continue reading

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Lear/Cordelia – review

1623 Theatre Company presents Lear/Cordelia Lear by William Shakespeare, adapted and directed by Ben Spiller Cordelia by Farrah Chaudhry, directed by Louie Ingham Derby-based theatre company 1623 “aspire to change people’s lives through Shakespeare”, their process being to re-work Shakespeare’s … Continue reading

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Macbeth – review

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre presents Macbeth by William Shakespeare Director Iqbal Khan The theme of Artistic Director Emma Rice’s inaugural season at The Globe is ‘wonder’ and that is certainly the overriding emotion following a red hot August afternoon performance of … Continue reading

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Othello – review

This review also appears in Western Park Gazette  A Frantic Assembly and Theatre Royal Plymouth co-production Othello by William Shakespeare directed by Scott Graham originally adapted, directed and choreographed by Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett Curve Theatre, Leicester Frantic Assembly’s … Continue reading

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I, Malvolio – review

I, Malvolio written and performed by Tim Crouch Nowadays, insertion of the first person pronoun ‘I’ before a name has great resonance with today’s young people and their ubiquitous i-gadgets, further assisting celebrated UK theatre artist Tim Crouch’s mission to engage teenagers with … Continue reading

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The king and the car seat

Big news this week: a woman gave birth to a baby boy. However, in the style of M&S this baby isn’t just any baby, this is another significant stalk on the family tree of the Kings and Queens of England … Continue reading

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