Park Hall Academy, Castle Bromwich | Directed & written by Emilie Cullum-Kenyon.
Just when panto season seemed over for another year, Park Hall Academy performed Cinderella with a modern twist, brightening the dull final days of January with a musical fairy tale panto fusion. More info
Mike Leigh | The Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham | Directed by Sarah Esdaile.
As the gin and tonics disappear, everything starts to happen: barely suppressed marital tensions rise, tempers flare and the veneer of respectability is peeled back to reveal the contradictions and pains of the aspiring middle classes.More info
Matthew Lopez | Noel Coward Theatre, London | Directed by Stephen Daldry.
Following proudly in the footsteps of Tony Kushner’s ‘Angels in America’, this epic two-part play explores the lives, loves, hopes, struggles and dreams of a gay couple and their friends living in New York in the lead up to the 2016 election.More info
19th January 2019
"Great drama is great questions or it is nothing but technique. I could not imagine a theatre worth my time that did not want to change the world."
Tennessee Williams | The Duke of York’s Theatre, London | Directed by Rebecca Frecknall.
What do the words ‘summer’ and ‘smoke’ evoke? Oppressive heat? Fire? Smouldering passions? Exploring some of these connotations go some way to opening up this lesser-known Tennessee Williams play. More info