Review of A Taste of Honey at Trafalgar Studios

Gemma Dobson (Jo) and Stuart Thompson (Geoffrey) - A Taste of Honey - credit Marc Brenner

For the first time since its premiere in 1959, A Taste of Honey returns to the West End for a limited run at The Trafalgar Studios. Having recently been revived at The National’s Lyttelton Theatre in 2014, this production (also by The National Theatre), now directed by Bijan Sheibani, strays from its predecessor. Jumping into … Read more

Hunger at Arcola Theatre | Review

Hunger. Kwami Odoom (The Young Man). Credit - Alex Brenner

Hunger is a story about struggle. The Young Man (played by Kwani Odoom) attempts to survive in the city but soon finds himself on the poverty line. What starts as being behind on rent and struggling to find work soon turns into inconsistent living situations and eventual starvation. This dark and heavy story is a … Read more