Lorna Dallas (Live at Zédel)

I grew up in a house without music.   We didn’t own a record player, and I didn’t know – apart from the signature tune to Listen With Mother – that music came out of the radio until I was about...

H R Haitch (Union Theatre)

Two groups are better impersonated on television than by theatre: the Royal Family, and East Enders.   In H R Haitch they collide awkwardly in a royal wedding spoof musical with all the elegance of a bin...

The Inheritance (Young Vic)

It would be hard to imagine a play about young gay lives that speaks more eloquently to older gay men than the moving, informative and often hilarious The Inheritance at the Young Vic. At the end of the...

Ruthless! The Musical

There’s something strange about the Arts Theatre. It claims to be a West End house but it only has affiliate status with the Society of London Theatre and it doesn’t look or feel like its distant cousins...