Highly recommended: A Little Princess at Theatre N16

A Little Princess

Great children’s theatre adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s much loved book ‘A Little Princess’ at Theatre N16, the tiny upstairs space at the Bedford in Balham. Slightly surreal watching a children’s show on a Sunday night with a pub full of football fans downstairs, and a church congregation on the first floor below the theatre at the top – … Read more Highly recommended: A Little Princess at Theatre N16

Review of The Alchemist at The Rose Playhouse London

The Alchemist

This energetic and vibrant Mercurius production condenses the five acts of Ben Jonson’s The Alchemist into 90 minutes – by comparison the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production, which at the time of writing is playing in Stratford-upon- Avon and transfers to the Barbican Theatre in London in September 2016, runs at 2 hours and 20 minutes not including interval. … Read more Review of The Alchemist at The Rose Playhouse London

Highly enjoyable Hobson’s Choice at the Vaudeville Theatre

Hobson’s Choice is a classic example of a situation where the man may rule but it is the lady who governs. And with Kinky Boots continuing to draw crowds at the Adelphi Theatre just a few doors away, how fitting it is that the Vaudeville Theatre should present a play set in a family run footwear business. … Read more Highly enjoyable Hobson’s Choice at the Vaudeville Theatre