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‘A straight up great piece of writing’: ANOMALY – Old Red Lion Theatre

In Features, London theatre, Musicals, Opinion, Plays, Reviews by Rachel WilliamsLeave a Comment

Anomaly is a really exciting play. For all that it’s hard to watch and challenging to process, it is immensely rewarding and a great hour of theatre all round. It’s also an amazing showcase of young, female talent doing stuff on their own terms. And I think we can all agree that’s A Good Thing.






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OTHELLO – Shakespeare’s Globe

In London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Reviews by Ian FosterLeave a Comment

In light of Roman Tragedies reminding us of the vast potential of what Shakespeare can be rather than the tendency towards the ‘proper’ readings of his work that we tend to get here in the UK (vast generalisations I know, but can you really argue against it…), it’s gratifying to see directors, and venues, taking the opportunity to stretch those traditional notions.