Important Information

As we come closer to the latter part of this year, The Theatre Reviewer will be taking off to Nantes to review the theatres of France. This also means that all reviews and most pages will soon be written in French. Make sure any review requests are for performances scheduled for before 20th September, as... Continue Reading →

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[Review:] ‘Dark Room’, Etcetera Theatre, London.

A box of photos, a chain suspended from the ceiling, the only light coming from a small bright bulb — a simple set made into a beautiful aesthetic in Dark Room, a play by Jim Mannering, directed by David Thackeray, and performed at the Etcetera Theatre in London.I would like to start with said set.... Continue Reading →

Hot Mess!

Keep your eye out for an upcoming review of Ella Hickson's Hot Mess, to be performed at The Lion and Unicorn Theatre.Tickets are available online at the following web address: http://www.camdenfringe.com/show.php?acts_idAlso, make sure you're following The Theatre Reviewer on Tumblr and Twitter to keep up-to-date with posts and reviews: Tumblr: thetheatrereviewerTwitter: @T_Reviewer

How I Review…

As stated abundantly elsewhere on my blog, I provide analytical reviews, not creative ones. This means that I focus purely on the efficacy of performances as opposed to the intrigue of plots and narratives. I consider the performers, mode, style, plot, set, lighting, props and, above all, the performance's aims.When writing my reviews, I try to keep... Continue Reading →

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