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'The Plough and the Stars' Sean O'Casey

Imagine, if you will, my dismay at handing over €70 for two theatre tickets at the Cork Opera House!  I had just paid €36 for two tickets to… 1,210 more words


'Bugsy Malone' is back!

The Lyric Hammersmith had a smash on their hands with Bugsy Malone and it’s coming back for another run in June – so you don’t want to miss out this time! 62 more words


A Midsummer Night's Dream, Lyric Hammersmith

I was ready to give up on A Midsummer Night’s Dream. In fact, I pretty much had; after the last uninspiring production, I made a personal vow not to see it again for at least five years. 718 more words


Review Roundup... A Midsummer Night's Dream @Lyric Hammersmith

After a successful run at the theatre in 2012, the Lyric and Filter’s production is revived – but is it as good as ever? 

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Review: Herons @ Lyric Hammersmith

This review was originally written for West End Frame

In the 15 years since it premiered at the Royal Court, Simon Stephens’ Herons seems to have dated a lot. 485 more words


Herons, Lyric Hammersmith

The herons of Simon Stephens’ play are vicious. Vicious and beautiful. They swoop down to catch their prey, still and composed until they go in for the kill. 633 more words


Review Round Up: Herons @Lyric Hammersmith

15 years after it first appeared on stage, Simon Stephens’ play Herons returns to the capital in a new production directed Sean Holmes. But has it gone down well with critics? 264 more words