Performance & Physical

DV8s John review a thrilling descent into chaos

Physical theatre group DV8's new piece explores abuse and intimacy but an unbalanced narrative dulls the impact.

Taboo-Busting Dance Theatre: DV8′s JOHN

John is one of those shows where you just know straight away.

John , National Theatre, London

John is a cri de coeur from the lower depths.

Review: John (NT Lyttelton)

Physical Theatre company DV8 return to the South Bank venue.

JOHN, National Theatre

It is no exaggeration to say that Lloyd Newson has created a new theatrical language.

Russell Brand's Trickster Tales - Royal Albert Hall

For one night only join Russell Brand and other tricksters in a night of storytelling and magic as they take you to visit the far away city of Hamelin. Audiences will be enchanted and revolted by the characters that they will meet along away, brought

Afrovibes Festival

20 years on, Afrovibes celebrates the end of apartheid with a festival of contemporary award-winning South African productions, performances and screenings, alongside each venue's Township Cafe: a lively meeting-place and the backdrop for a festival fring

Early Days (of a Better Nation) - Oval House Theatre

A piece of interactive theatre for a playing audience, Early Days (of a better nation) explores the possibilities of nationhood and democracy, drawing inspiration from the 2011 England riots, Arab Spring, Iceland’s crowd-sourced constitution and the ris

Gfest - Gaywise Festival

Since being founded in 2007 by arts charity Wise Thoughts, this festival has become a major annual event in the cultural calandar. This year's theme is myths and mythology which seeks to explore commonly held ideas and misconceptions surrounding LGBTQI co

Peddling - Arcola Theatre

This is the debut play from Harry Melling, best known for his role as Dudley Dursley in the Harry Potter films. It opened to acclaim at the Hightide festival and Off-Broadway.It is a moving exploration into family, identity and what it is like to be o