Read more about the article REVIEW: My Night with Reg, Donmar (2014) from our archive.  Showing at the Turbine from 21st July 2021
Lewis Reeves as Eric, and Julian Ovenden as John (Photo: Johan Persson)

REVIEW: My Night with Reg, Donmar (2014) from our archive. Showing at the Turbine from 21st July 2021

Dan's toasts were sexually explicit and very funny, for instance "Gross Indecency" and "Sodomy". All three men are very different characters; Guy is socially awkward but anxious to please and his knitting is a running joke; John looks beautiful and seems caught up in his own thoughts and Daniel, in a flying visit, is personality plus with loads of sexual double entendre.

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Read more about the article 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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Read more about the article REVIEW: Faith Healer, Donmar Warehouse (2016)
Stephen Dillane as Frank Hardy in the rain - Photo: Johan Persson

REVIEW: Faith Healer, Donmar Warehouse (2016)

Lyndsey Turner's production of Brian Friel's brilliant play Faith Healer has stand out performances from Stephen Dillane, Gina McKee and Ron Cook and a set of relaxing rain... "Aberarder, Aberayron,Llangranog,…

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