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★★★ Oh, What A Sitcom War!

Doodle The Musical Waterloo East Theatre 12th January 2018 Simon Ward reviews Doodle The Musical at the Waterloo East Theatre One of the abiding mysteries to our soon-to-be former friends in Europe is Britain’s never ending fascination with the Second World War. And certainly TV sitcoms in the […]

★★★★ One Extraordinary Hour

Simon Ward reviews Good Girl at The Old Red Lion, Islington. On a stage bare but for a raised gold-painted circular platform, Naomi Sheldon gingerly dips her toe and then plunges headlong into an exhilarating, exhausting hour of confessional, squirmingly honest, often hilarious talk.  This piece was a […]

★★★★ Circus Meets Abstract Art

Jasper Cunningham reviews Circa: Humans at the Underbelly, Edinburgh In a surprisingly spacious circus tent a group of people all the way from Australia put on a show that is both spectacular and bizarre. This piece of physical theatre combines gymnastics, dance and circus with precision that is […]