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Theatre Review: 4.48 Psychosis (Lyric Hammersmith)

4.48 Psychosis Lyric Theatre By Sarah Kane, adapted by Philip Venables Directed by Ted Huffman Reviewer: Tom Baker The text of Sarah Kane’s final play does not specify setting,...

Concert Review – Antonio Forcione & Adriano Adewale (606 Club)

I first saw the guitarist Antonio Forcione (an Italian living in London) shortly before my son was born - and my son is now nearly 18.  It was a...

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"...
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Book Review: After Kathy Acker – A Biography by Chris Kraus

Kathy Acker, a writer perhaps better known by reputation than from her actual writing, was in many ways a pioneer of the kind of...
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TV Review – Shadowhunters (Mid Season)

Shadowhunters has now aired more than half its episodes for this season and it seems to be going down well. That is if you...

Review – The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde 
The Vaudeville Theatre, London
 Directed by Adrian Noble Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom    This show has absolutely everything; a phenomenal cast, who work...

Review – Song of the Sea (2014)

Quite simply, animated films, unlike their live-action counterparts, are hard to get right. Select titles, like Miyazaki's Spirited Away and Pixar's Inside Out, prove...

Film Review – Alien: Covenant (2017)

Alien: Covenant (2017) Director: Ridley Scott Writers: Dan O'Bannon (based on characters created by), Ronald Shusett (based on characters created by) Stars: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy...

Theatre Review – Unnatural Selection

Unnatural Selection OPIA Theatre Company Theatre N16, London Written by: OPIA Theatre Company Directed by: OPIA Theatre Company Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom Four women, one competition, one winner. Unnatural Selection follows Nicky,...

Review – Guys and Dolls (UK Tour)

Guys and Dolls a Chichester Festival Theatre Production New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows Directed by Gordon Greenberg Reviewer:...