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Shakespeare in Love

One of the many joys of Tom Stoppard and Marc Norman’s screenplay of Shakespeare in Love is the way it takes the p*** out of the acting profession – with its preciousness, its silly rivalries and ridiculous rituals – while at the same time spellbinding us with theatre magic. 461 more words


'Tis Pity She's A Whore

Review added of the all-action Cheek By Jowl production of ‘Tis Pity She’s A Whore (by John Ford). This play, written sometime between 1626 and 1633 is dragged kicking and screaming into the 21st century in a brilliant production. See linked review.

Nuffield Theatre