Reviews of shows at London theatres
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18 October 2018 - Canada Water Theatre
Questionable material facts and a central relationship lacking natural affection and tenderness, undermine believability and distract from other important issues the play raises.
Reboot: Shorts 2
16 October 2018 - The Bunker
Simple ideas from 6 talented emerging writers offer poignant drama and considerable humour - and a touch of genius - in a well-executed and captivating programme of short plays.
The Paper Cinema's Macbeth
14 October 2018 - Battersea Arts Centre
An ingenious and brilliantly-crafted production realises Shakespeare's bloody tragedy through beautiful, hand-drawn cut-outs projected onto the big screen. Highly recommended.
The Wider Earth
13 October 2018 - Natural History Museum
A transformed Jerwood Gallery at the Natural History Museum hosts a hugely impressive and inventive multimedia interpratation of Charles Darwin's seminal 5-year voyage on HMS Beagle.
She Wears Scented Rose
12 October 2018 - Theatro Technis
An engaging story that holds attention, but more subtlety and restraint in some characterisations, and judicial pruning of the less realistic plot points, would lift it considerably.
(No) Leaves On My Precious Selfit
10 October 2018 - King's Head Theatre
10 October 2018 - Arcola Theatre
8 October 2018 - CLF Theatre
6 October 2018 - Queen's Theatre (Hornchurch)
Liberty Rides Forth
5 October 2018 - Waterloo East Theatre
4 October 2018 - King's Head Theatre
Hedgehogs & Porcupines
3 October 2018 - Old Red Lion Theatre
Jekyll & Hyde
30 September 2018 - Chickenshed Theatre
28 September 2018 - Hope Theatre
26 September 2018 - Theatre N16
Heathers The Musical
22 September 2018 - Theatre Royal Haymarket
Hear Me Howl
22 September 2018 - Old Red Lion Theatre
The Sword of Alex
21 September 2018 - White Bear Theatre
20 September 2018 - Hoxton Hall
18 September 2018 - The Bread & Roses Theatre