Theatre Review – Cockroached

Cockroached by William Proudler  Theatre 63 Old Joint Stock Theatre  Co-Directed by William Proudler and Ruby Etches  Reviewer: Mary Moncrieff   The sun has turned black in the sky. Somehow the...

Theatre Review: Travesties (Apollo Theatre)

Travesties By Tom Stoppard Apollo Theatre Reviewer: Andy Millward Travesties is, typically for our greatest artistic import from the then Czechoslovakia via India, Sir Tom Stoppard (aka Tomáš Straussler), a dazzling achievement.  It...

Film Review: Baby Driver (2017)

Baby Driver (2017) Director: Edgar Wright Writer: Edgar Wright Stars: Ansel Elgort, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm Runtime: 112 min Baby Driver came with the weight of great expectations. Mark Kermode...

TV Review – The Shannara Chronicles

WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS Elves, rolling green scenery, quests, magic objects, demons and an unlikely protagonist. If your first thought for The Shannara Chronicles is Lord...

Restaurant Review: Rivington Bar & Grill, Shoreditch

Rivington Bar & Grill, Shoreditch British pub-style grub and regional specials in informal modern dining room. Weekend brunch in the gentrified East End has become an institution, an...
South of Hell Christina Bevan

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...

Film Review – Denial (2016)

Denial (2016) Director: Mick Jackson Writers: David Hare (screenplay), Deborah Lipstadt (based on the book "History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier"...

Book Review: The Lemay Leveller

The Lemay Leveller gets its title from Lemay, the area in St Louis where Erin was living while homeless, and tracks her life from...

Theatre Review – John Robertson: The Dark Room

John Robertson: The Dark Room Underbelly, Cowgate, Venue 61 (Edinburgh Fringe Festival) Written and Produced by: John Robertson Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom "You awake to find yourself in a...

Film Review – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Directed by: James Gunn Written by: James Gunn Runtime: 2h 16m It is becoming redundant at this point to say that Marvel...