Black Chiffon (Park Theatre)

How far have we have travelled in our experience of mental illness, both in its analysis or treatment, and stage depictions? Anyone who’s ever sneaked an extra item through the self-service checkout...

Hansard (Lyttleton Theatre)

In a week when the current House of Commons mutated into a brawling ball pit for sugar-enraged toddlers, it was almost calming to see the elegant 80’s Tory grandee and his left-wing Aga-fiddling wife...

Macbeth (Temple Church)

One of the best things in Antic Disposition’s excellent Macbeth at Temple Church is that no-one sounds like David bloody Tennant. Directors Ben Horslen and John Risebero have taken their bloodstained...

Equus (Trafalgar Studios)

The day I went to Equus, the news was full of a schizophrenic 17-year old who threw a small child he did not know from the roof of the Tate Modern. Equus centres on a 17-year old who has blinded six...