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Theatre review: Merely Theatre's 'Henry V' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' on TSS

In their first national tour, Merely Theatre, who describe themselves as “the first fully gender blind Shakespeare company”, give us twin performances of Henry V and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, which was hosted by… 83 more words

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Olivier Awards - public panel application 2016

I thought I’d try my hand at applying to be a part of the Olivier judging panel once more this year. Not many shows that I’ve seen over the past year have slipped through my reviewing net, but one notable one that did was… 186 more words

Review: Henry V @ Barbican ****

I’m forgoing Friday Fav’s this week in favour of my continuing series of Barbican reviews.
Today’s is the last individual review and next week I’ll do a summary of the whole experience. 502 more words


Such is the breath of kings: Shakespeare's Great Cycle of Kings at the Barbican

Last weekend, I went to see the RSC’s Cycle of Kings at the Barbican Theatre. Richard II on Friday night, Henry IV parts I and II on Saturday, matinee and evening show respectively, and then finally Henry V for the Sunday matinee. 2,743 more words

Henry V

The Barbican (RSC production)

In a fit of – I don’t know exactly what but it certainly wasn’t sanity – I bought tickets to see The King and Country tetralogy (also known as the Hollow Crown) over three days at the Barbican. 1,009 more words


Shakespeare in pictures!

Mon 25 Jan 2016

The wheels are fully in motion now for our 2016 Shakespeare Season, and yesterday we had a very busy day with three separate photo shoots for the productions. 66 more words