REVIEW: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre (2018)
Cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie (Photo: Alistair Muir)

REVIEW: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre (2018)

Very rarely am I able to use expressions like heartwarming and unmissable about musicals with the sincerity and integrity that I apply to my critical reviews. Maybe because Everybody's Talking About Jamie is based on the true story of Jamie Campbell, a boy from County Durham (think the brutal, uncompromising North, not far from the scene of Billy Elliot) whose ambition is to be a drag queen.

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REVIEW: Constellations reviewed in 2012 opening at the Vaudeville June 2021
Rafe Spall as Roland (Photo: Simon Annand)

REVIEW: Constellations reviewed in 2012 opening at the Vaudeville June 2021

Nick Payne’s latest play for The Royal Court is a two hander on the possibilities of alternative actions and parallel existences. With references to string theory, quantum mechanics and relativity about which your reviewer makes no pretence as to having any comprehension, I was reminded of Charlotte Jones’ play Humble Boy.

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REVIEW: Witness for the Prosecution at County Hall continues from 18th May 2021
Jeffrey Kissoon as Mr Justice Wainwright (Photo: Ellie Kurttz)

REVIEW: Witness for the Prosecution at County Hall continues from 18th May 2021

Agatha Christie's novel is dramatized in the magnificent setting of a 1920s Edwardian Baroque council chamber with exciting director Lucy Bailey in charge. . . . "I am constantly surprised…

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