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Monday, July 31, 2017

Review: Girl From the North Country at by Lizzie Loveridge

Conor McPherson's play with many Bob Dylan songs set in hiis birthplace of Duluth, Minnesota

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Review: The Mentor at by Lizzie Loveridge

F Murray Abraham stars in a play about the agonies of writing

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Friday, July 7, 2017

Review: Ink at by Lizzie Loveridge

James Graham's new play looks at Rupert Murdoch's acquisition of The Sun newspaper

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Thursday, July 6, 2017

Review: Gloria at by Lizzie Loveridge

Brandon Jacobs-Jenkins's play about New York magazine journalism stirs up the industry at Hampstead Theatre

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Review: Bat out of Hell at by Lizzie Loveridge

Jim Steinman's musical Bat out of Hell finally gets a staging forty years on . . .

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Monday, June 5, 2017

. Review: Robert Le Page's 887-London by Lizzie Loveridge

reflective solo show by Robert Le Page

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Review: Travesties at by Lizzie Loveridge

Tom Stoppard's 1974 play Travesties gets its first professional London production for a couple of decades at the Chocolate Factory starring Tom Hollander as Henry Wilfred Carr who meets cele…

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Review: The Ferryman at by Lizzie Loveridge

Jez Butterworth's epic successor to Jerusalem is set in a family in Northern Ireland among the troubles and has its West End transfer booked . .

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Monday, May 1, 2017

Review: City of Glass at by Lizzie Loveridge

The Lyric Hammersmith receives Duncan Macmillan's adaptation of Paul Auster's New york Trilogy with groundbreaking technological staging.

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Review: My Brilliant Friend at by Lizzie Loveridge

Melly Still's adaptation of Elena Ferrante's quartet of unputdownable novels about the life in Naples of two women friends . . . Read More -

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Review: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead at by Lizzie Loveridge

Daniel Radcliffe is the big draw in the revival at the Old Vic of Tom Stoppard's comedy about the fated duo, side players in the Tragedy of Hamlet . . .

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Monday, March 6, 2017

Review: Hamlet at by Lizzie Loveridge

Robert Icke's Danish prince has all the media attention of modern royals with Andrew Scott once Moriarty upstaging the Sherlock incumbent . . .

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Friday, March 3, 2017

Review: Lizzie at by Lizzie Loveridge

Lizzie Borden's life and trial is the inspiration for this rock musical . . .

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Review: A Clockwork Orange at by Lizzie Loveridge

Action to the Word's production gives an all male cast of dancers the opportunity to interpret A Clockwork Orange .

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Sunday, February 12, 2017

Review: Sex with Strangers at by Lizzie Loveridge

Hampstead Theatre casts Emilia Fox and Christian Gray lookalike Theo James in this provocatively titled play about two writers with different approaches. .

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

Review: Death Takes A Holiday at by Lizzie Loveridge

hom Southerland gives a London launch to Maury Yeston's chamber musical version of a 1922 story set in Italy

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Review: Cautionary Tales for Daughters at by Lizzie Loveridge

anya Holt's delightful evening of received wisdom in the form of satirical song . . .

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Monday, January 23, 2017

Review: Winter Solstice at by Lizzie Loveridge

Roland Schimmelpfennig's play looks at sinister history intruding on modern life in a play named after the darkest day of the year. . . Read More -

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Review: Art at by Lizzie Loveridge

For those with fond memories of Yasmina Reza's play Art, the original director Matthew Warchus stages a revival at his Old Vic starring Rufus Sewell. . .

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Review: The Kite Runner at by Lizzie Loveridge

It is always tempting to stage a version of a best selling novel and only rarely does it succeed but Matthew Spangler's version of Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner has both heart and verve.

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Review: The Children at by Lizzie Loveridge

Lucy Kirkwood's new play looks at the world after a nuclear power station disaster and the scientists who people it. James Macdonald directs Francesca Annis, Ron Cook and Deborah Findlay .

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Saturday, November 26, 2016

Review: The Sewing Group at by Lizzie Loveridge

EV Crowe's new drama stitches us into an unexpected tapestry . . .

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Sunday, November 20, 2016

Review: School of Rock at by Lizzie Loveridge

School of Rock comes to London with its talented teams of children playing their own instruments in this feel good family musical. . . . Read More -

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Monday, October 24, 2016

Review: Oil at by Lizzie Loveridge

Carrie Cracknell directs Ella Hickson's play about women through 200 years of dwindling resources. .

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Review: Home Chat at by Lizzie Loveridge

Despite being written by Noel Coward, the Master, Home Chat disappoints but then it disappointed him too .

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Monday, September 5, 2016

Review: Unfaithful at by Lizzie Loveridge

In the intimate space that is pop up theatre Found 111 comes a play by Owen McCaffery about infidelity

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Sunday, September 4, 2016

Review: The Entertainer at by Lizzie Loveridge

Kenneth Branagh's last production of his season at The Garrick revives the play that broke Olivier's mould as a classical actor

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Friday, September 2, 2016

Review: The Review: The Roundabout at by Lizzie Loveridge

The Park Theatre rediscovers a gem of a JB Priestley comedy with stand out performances from Bessie Carter and Hugh Sachs

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Review: Groundhog Day at by Lizzie Loveridge

As they launched Matilda six years ago, Tim Minchin and Matthew Warchus started planning another musical venture based on the movie Groundhog Day. .

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Review: Allegro at by Lizzie Loveridge

Thom Southerland's insightful production of this musical rarity from Rodgers and Hammerstein gets its first London showing ever. .

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Monday, August 8, 2016

Review: Exposure at by Lizzie Loveridge

Mike Dyer's Exposure - whilst not lacking collaborators lacks cohesion . . .

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