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Calvary, Birdland, Jamaica Inn, Teju Cole, The First Georgians

John Michael McDonagh's film Calvary reunites him with Brendan Gleeson after their success together on The Guard in 2011.

Calvary, Birdland, Jamaica Inn, Teju Cole, The First Georgians

John Michael McDonagh's film Calvary reunites him with Brendan Gleeson after their success together on The Guard in 2011.

View From The Bridge Starker Than Ever At The Young Vic

In Arthur Miller’s A View From The Bridge the setting of 1950s Brooklyn is key, and yet the messages the play carries are universal, crossing time, cultures and geographical boundaries.

Catch-22 - UK Tour

Set in the closing months of World War II, a bombardier named Yossarian is trapped in the absurd world of an inescapable war. Frantic and furious, as thousands of people he has never met try to kill him Yossarian is stalked and thwarted by the merciless C

All You Good, Good People

David Lindsay-Abaire’s play may be set in the rough projects of South Boston (USA, not Lincolnshire), but its tale of poverty and struggle is just as familiar with a backdrop of rising inequality in the UK, and particularly London.

The Malcontent - Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe

Renaissance Genoa, and the sarcastic jester Malevole moves through its ducal court, dishing out his caustic commentary on the people attached to the city’s usurping duke: his lustful duchess, Aurelia; her lover Ferneze, and the vicious operator, Mendoza

Regeneration - UK Tour

Craiglockhart War Hospital, Scotland 1917. Poet and soldier Siegfried Sassoon has been institutionalised in an attempt to undermine his public disapproval of the war. His Army Psychiatrist, Dr William Rivers, has been tasked with returning shell-shocked o

'Tis Pity She's a Whore - Cheek by Jowl - UK Tour

This vivid and violent Jacobean tragedy shows a brother and sister's passionate descent into hell. Incest, religion and corrupt morality collide in this 'sexy, stylish production' (The Times), making this play as shocking and controversial today as it was

Fathers and Sons - Donmar Warehouse

Two young men arrive at a country estate, fresh from university: one, the son of the landowner, the other a brilliant and charismatic radical, proclaiming a dangerous new philosophy. But their warm welcome cools as the new house guest attacks the values o

Othello - Leicester Square, London

Othello. Venice's most successful warrior oblivious to one soldier's ruthless obsession with his total destruction. Newly married to a woman half his age, in the midst of his happiness, he little reckons on the wrath of his soldier Iago, passed over for p