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REVIEW | Company | West End

Marianne Elliott takes a gamble reinventing Sondheim’s classic Company as a completely modern production with a woman right at the heart of the story. Bobbie is turning 35, and after living a carefree single life she starts to look at the people that surround her – her married friends. The musical follows her moment of realisation…

Duet for One Belinda Lang and Jonathan Coy Credit: Robert Day

REVIEW | Duet For One | UK Tour

Following its highly acclaimed run in the West End, Duet for One is a simple yet captivating two-hander that captures the vulnerability we are left with when stripped of the thing that defines us. Stephanie is a renowned violinist who is undergoing therapy after being diagnosed with MS. After living her life for music and…

Tartuffe at the RSC - Credit: Topher McGrillis

REVIEW | Tartuffe | RSC

Telling the story of a Pakistani Muslim family from Birmingham, the RSC’s adaptation of Moliére’s Tartuffe is superbly contemporary and brilliantly funny. Adapted by the writers of Goodness Gracious Me, The Kumars and Citizen Khan, Anil Gupta and Richard Pinto, it’s rich in humour. Telling the story of the Pervaiz family who are modern Muslims…

Michelle Bonnard Tartuffe at the RSC

INTERVIEW | Michelle Bonnard on Returning to her Roots in the RSC’s Tartuffe

The RSC are bringing Moliére’s classic Tartuffe right into 21stcentury Birmingham with this brand new version by BAFTA and Emmy-Award winning writers Anil Gupta and Richard Pinto. After writing hit TV shows such as The Office, Goodness Gracious Me, and The Kumars, this farcical play is set right in the heart of Birmingham’s Asian community….

Giovanni Ravelo The Trocks Dance Consortium

INTERVIEW | Giovanni Ravelo Talks Tutus, Tiaras and Pointe Shoes in all-male Ballet Company The Trocks

The world’s foremost all-male comic ballet company Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo (The Trocks) combine ballet and drag to create a real spectacle. The male ballet dancers explore pointework as they take on numerous roles, both male and female to create a company that boasts high-quality technique, beautiful presentation and hilarious characterisation. Based in…

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