CURRENT AFFAIRS

Surely it’s time to at least reform, if not abolish, the...

As the nation again, according to the media at least, is gripped by royal fever, this article will stir some controversy, I'm sure -...

Windrush: Heads must roll, Theresa May & Amber Rudd must resign

What does it take to bring down such an incompetent and contemptuous government? Apparently not even the Windrush scandal, possibly the worst political fiasco...

Theatre Review: Trying It On (Birmingham REP)

Trying It On David Edgar Birmingham REP Reviewer: Georgia Kelly David Edgar has been writing plays for over thirty years. Now, with his latest work Trying It On he finally...

Theatre Review: Truth (Birmingham REP)

Truth Birmingham REP Helen Chadwick Song Theatre & November Productions Reviewer: Georgia Kelly If, like me, you have never encountered 'song theatre' before, there is no better introduction...

LIFE

Restaurant Review: Max’s Sandwich Shop, Crouch End, London

My son and I tried before to eat at Max’s sandwich shop once before, but due to the fact he had not checked opening times in advance...

Creative Minds: Mental health on (and off) the stage

In recent years there has been a growing focus on building and maintaining spaces that are open and supportive of mental health issues, and so...

REVIEWS

Theatre Review: Jubilee (Lyric Hammersmith)

Jubilee Lyric Theatre Based on the screenplay by Derek Jarman and James Whaley Adapted and directed by Chris Goode Reviewer: Tom Baker The history of punk has been retold so...

TV Review – South of Hell

With an insanely prolific producer (Jason Blum - Ouija, Sinister, The Purge), a tried and tested genre director (Eli Roth - Hemlock Grove, Cabin...