First presented at the Old Vic theatre 2 years ago Max Webster’s production of Dr....Read More
Category: Stage Reviews
80% #OutOf100: Shelia Atim and Arinzé Kene Showcase Impressive Musical Talent In “Girl From The North Country,” Old Vic Theatre
Take the back catalogue of a 20th-century counter-culture musical icon, add an award-winning...Read More
100% #OutOf100: Nairobi Thompson Sets African-Caribbean War Record Straight In “Bayonets, Mangoes And Beads” Summer Poetry Salon
Nairobi Thompson’s presentation of 14 of 60 wonderful poems taken from her book Bayonets, Mangoes And Beads which should grace the bookshelf of every African, Caribbean and Diasporic home, is an important gift.
Whilst the brutality and futility of war cannot be denied, what the Great Wars taught the British about themselves was that ordinary people could rise above and act with compassion, camaraderie and resilience, and that is always seductive.Read More
Her first note will have you gasp with the force at which living legend Audra McDonald embodies the 44 year old, doomed Billie Holiday in this, a poignant piece of immersive musical theatre.Read More