Charming: A Farcical Fairy Tale, Old Red Lion Theatre: Review

This comedy by Ross Howard is an adult alternative to pantomime and certainly is a modern approach to fairy tales. Four princes have a bet going with each other that the first to find themselves a bride will take the throne. At first they think it is

Joan of Arc - New Diorama Theatre

She is prepared to die for her country following her calling from God. Yet a snap decision in combat threatens her fanatical quest. This epic text sings with spirituality, patriarchy and militarism and remains as significant and relevant to audiences now

The Talented Mr Ripley - New Diorama Theatre

When he first meets Dickie Greenleaf, Tom’s skills for forging signatures, telling lies and impersonating just about anybody are nothing more than impressive games. But as his friendship with Dickie grows to obsession, Tom’s talents have very dangerou

Romeo and Juliet - New Diorama Theatre

A stroke of fate - and a raucous party - leads a forbidden relationship to blossom as Romeo and Juliet are unable to resist their desire for each other. Shakespeare’s star crossed lovers are synonymous with young love. Conflict, passion and heartbreak b

Arcadia - English Touring Theatre

In a stately home in 19th Century rural Derbyshire, secret desires and professional rivalries take hold of the residents of Sidley Park as Thomasina, a talented pupil, makes a startling discovery well ahead of her time, whilst in the present day academics

Death of a Salesman - RSC- Royal Shakespeare Theatre

In the land of the free, each man is in charge of his own destiny. Willy Loman knows and cherishes this truth. After a life of honest hard work, it's Willy's birthright to retire with his loving wife and watch his two athletic, handsome sons continue his

Lulu - The London Theatre

Frank Wedekind's play of sex, deception and murder is brought to life in this thrilling and darkly humorous new adaption. The play tells the story of Lulu, a woman possessed of a fatal combination of overpowering sexuality and innocence. As she embarks on

Between - King's Head Theatre

The play is a edgy, fast paced and visceral exploration of male sexuality. It follows three intertwining story lines: an acting instructor as he coaches a young student through the delivery of Shakespearian Sonnets, childhood friends discovering sex and s

Islands - Bush Theatre

Islands is an ink black comedy about tax havens, enormous greed, and the few who have it all. Join Olivier Award-nominated Caroline Horton and her filthy ensemble on Haven, a bizarre and monstrous world where no-one has to pay… for anything. Devised

Apocalypse Meow: Crisis is born - Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

International sensation Meow Meow brings her non-traditional brand of festive cheer to the Southbank Centre this Christmas. Performing sensational songs and a hot band, she will be performing for a limited 12 performances only. (Image credits: Magnus