Occasionally, I have time to write about productions where I haven’t chaired a post-show talk and perhaps even thoughts on topics that have nothing to do with theatre. You can find these ramblings here, including my still very popular What I Learned Today series.
It may not look like it, but here I am planning an Edinburgh Fringe campaign Unless you spotted
Claire Skinner and Kenneth Cranham in Florian Zeller's The Father at the Tricycle Theatre, London. UPDATED January 2016:
All serious complaints should be taken seriously Most actors don’t read their reviews – or, at least, most
James Stewart and Donna Reed starred as George and Mary Bailey in Frank Capra's 1946 film classic It's a
Beyond the physical and emotional connections on the night, I look for three types of connections in my theatregoing.
Judith Paris and Susannah Allman in In the Dead of Night at the Landor Theatre, May 2015. I’m
Nathaniel Martello-White is one of the ensemble cast in new NHS play Who Cares at the Royal Court. ©
Tony Benn died on 14 March 2014 I knew embarrassingly little of Tony Benn before seeing Andy Barrett's
Philip Bretherton plays the late Tony Benn in Tony's Last Tape, at the Bridgehouse Theatre in Penge SE20 until
Greg Hicks and Peter Bourke in Mark Jagasia's Clarion at the Arcola Theatre. © Simon Annand I’m so