Author: Alan Fitter


Review of The Ruffian On The Stair at The Hope Theatre

Joe Orton’s The Ruffian On The Stair was originally a radio play first broadcast on the BBC Home Service in August 1964 and based on a novel The Boy Hairdresser …

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Review of Elephant Steps at the Arcola Theatre London

A man lies very still in a hospital bed. Two angels in miniskirts and high-heeled boots with feathered wings walk about the stage. A man at a desk scribbles nonsense …

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Cirque Du Soleil – Ovo at The Royal Albert Hall – Review

There’s a BBC Radio 4 programme called “I’ve Never Seen Star Wars” where celebrities tell presenter Marcus Brigstocke (currently starring as Barnum at The Menier), about the things they’ve surprisingly …

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Queen Anne at Theatre Royal Haymarket Review

Queen Anne, a new play from Helen Edmundson tells the story of the relationship between the Queen and Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough from the time Anne becomes Queen on …

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Whitechapel: Suspects, Lunatics and a Leather Apron

I was once taken out to dinner at a well-known restaurant in London. The menu was a work of art with each item described in gushing, descriptive prose going into …

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