Category Archives: Off West End

Archive Reviews: 3*** A Hard Rain @abovethestag

Above the Stag is one of my favourite off westend theatres! Get to http://www.abovethestag.com/whatson/ to see what’s on and coming up; I cannot recommend their “adult” pantos enough! First published at http://everything-theatre.co.uk/2014/03/a-hard-rain-above-the-stag-theatre-review.html 10th March 2014 Pros: A really nice change … Continue reading

Posted in Archived reviews, London, Off West End | Leave a comment

Archive Reviews:5***** The Pearl @battersea_arts @DumbshowTheatre

An unmissable show – would recommend going to look at http://www.dumbshow.org/ to see what this fabulous company have coming up now First published at http://everything-theatre.co.uk/2014/11/the-pearl-battersea-arts-centre-review.html 26 November 2014 Summary: An incredible script moved effortlessly to the estate to create a … Continue reading

Posted in Archived reviews, London, Off West End | Leave a comment

Review: 5***** Sister @ovalhouse

The Ovalhouse has been a part of the London theatre scene for over 50 years, and is patronised by people such as Pierce Brosnan. But with shows like Sister being being performed here, it doesn’t need the famous names to … Continue reading

Posted in London, Off West End, Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Review – 4**** Shook up Shakespeare Presents: Holiday Humour, Phoenix Artists Club @ShookUpShakes @phoenixartistcb

#Tweetingit – 4**** Cross dressing, rapping characters set Shakespeare in a whole new light.  The Bard would have approved! A short walk from Tottenham Court Road tube station, I easily found the Phoenix Artists Club tucked quite logically beneath the Phoenix … Continue reading

Posted in #Tweetingit, London, Off West End, Shakespeare | Leave a comment

Review: 4**** Much Ado About Nothing @FactionTheatre @Selfridges

  After trawling through the sale rails in Oxford Street what better way to end the afternoon then with some fashion forward Shakespeare?  Selfridges have launched an in-store theatre – The reFASHIONed Theatre to mark the 400th anniversary year of Shakespeare’s … Continue reading

Posted in London, Off West End, Shakespeare | Leave a comment

Review: 3*** The Alchemist- The Rose Playhouse @RoseTheatreSE1 @Mercurius5

  Jenny Eastop’s revival of Ben Jonson’s satire, The Alchemist, is energetic and fast paced with a cast who give justice to the comedic moments. The text has an ongoing relevance and is a 17th century version of the get-rich-quick … Continue reading

Posted in London, Off West End | Leave a comment

Review: 4**** Odd Shaped Balls, Old Red Lion Theatre @ORLTheatre @AndiTwy

#Tweetingit – 4**** Gay man playing it straight to earn a living as a rugby player; sad but true. Thought provoking study of a taboo that just won’t die Why would a man have to hide his sexuality to earn a … Continue reading

Posted in #Tweetingit, London, Off West End | Leave a comment

Review – 5***** Titanic, @CharingCrossThr

  #Tweetingit – 5***** A stunning musical radiating with charm and elegance with a great score and stirring songs. Forget that sentimental mush by Celine Dion, this is the business Some might question the wisdom of setting a disaster to … Continue reading

Posted in #Tweetingit, London, Musicals, Off West End | Leave a comment

Review: 2** Dea @Suttontheatres

  #Tweetingit- 2** entertainment it is not – shocking and repellent at times, Dea does, however, offer an interesting social and political statement.  Dea by Edward Bond explores the tyranny of our society and how it provokes unimaginable violence in our personal lives and in society. … Continue reading

Posted in #Tweetingit, London, Off West End, Reviews | Leave a comment

Review: Played to Death – @adoorinawall

This gallery contains 4 photos.

#Tweetingit – 4**** – Musical Murder, teamwork, hidden clues and running around public parks in doggy ears. All good clean London fun! Its 7:30pm in London, I’m wearing dress shoes that pinch and my waistcoat is a tad to small…. … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment