Broken Lad by Robin Hooper at the Arcola Theatre | Review

Broken Lad by Robin Hooper at the Arcola Theatre | Review

Loyalty is an odd thing. It embraces so many concepts: ideas, people, identities, countries, the list is endless. But no matter how much someone expresses their loyalty to something, there is a breaking point, when they have to consider which is more important, their loyalty or themselves.  And this, I believe is the message that…

Tom Stoppard’s A Separate Peace Live-Streamed Play Reading

Tom Stoppard’s A Separate Peace Live-Streamed Play Reading

Theatres may be closed at the moment but that doesn’t mean that theatrical experiences are just something we remember fondly. Thanks to modern technology, there is a wealth of shows, plays and musicals available to the locked-down public, and last night I was lucky enough to see one in the shape of Tom Stoppard’s play,…

Review of The Phantom of the Opera at The Royal Albert Hall

Review of The Phantom of the Opera at The Royal Albert Hall

A twenty-fifth anniversary is something to be celebrated. For most couples, it might be a candlelit dinner in a romantic restaurant. But, if you are Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh, and the twenty-fifth anniversary being celebrated is of one of your most successful musicals, then something a little bit bigger is called for. So,…