The Merry Wives of Windsor at the Barbican Centre

The RSC’s latest production of The Merry Wives of Windsor has hit the boards at the Barbican Centre, but has this often over looked Shakespearean comedy come out to shine in this latest production? So often when performing Shakespeare in…

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Bananaman at Southwark Playhouse

Bananaman at Southwark Playhouse

When I heard a musical based on the 80’s classic comic book Bananaman was coming to London I just had to go!  I grew up watching the cartoon series on TV, as well as being a member of the …
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Miss Nightingale at the Vaults

Miss Nightingale at the Vaults

I have quite a complicated relationship with musicals.  Truth be told I am just not sure if I really like them.  I always want to go see ‘the classics’ and there are days I find myself happily writing …
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Theatre Review: Stella

Theatre Review: Stella

Entering the old music hall for this performance, you can tell why this location was chosen to host the story of the Ernest, one-half of the famous Victorian cross-dressing duo, Fanny and Stella.  This play delves into the …
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Nell Gweyn: Theatre Review

Nell Gweyn: Theatre Review

Last week I attended the preview night of Nell Gwynn, a production by The Globe Theatre.  Nell Gwynn was a real woman, from a rough background, who became one of Prince Charles II most loved Mistresses (he had a …
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