24 Mar 2017
Simon McBurney's The Kid Stays in the Picture
The Royal Court Theatre | London
directed by Simon McBurney
Is it a play? Sort of. Is it a movie? Again, sort of. The English language needs a new word...
25 Nov 2016
Lucy Kirkwood's The Children
directed by James Macdonald
The first line of award-winning playwright Lucy Kirkwood’s new play sets the tone for what is to come: slig...
24 Sep 2016
Suzan-Lori Parks' Father Comes Home From the Wars
directed by Jo Bonney
In the week the National Museum of African American History & Culture finally opened its doo...
23 Sep 2016
Nathaniel Martello-White's Torn
directed by Richard Twyman
The Royal Court Upstairs is completely stripped down for Nathaniel Martello-White’s new play. Instead...
11 Aug 2016
Tim Crouch's Adler & Gibb
Edinburgh Festival Fringe | Edinburgh
directed by Tim Crouch
Student Louise Mane (Jillian Pullara) is presenting her thesis in the year 2004, speaking of her admiration for...
3 Dec 2014
Jack Thorne's Hope
directed by John Tiffany
“We live in the age of cutting cunts,” deputy Council leader Mark (Paul Higgins) announces near the start of Jack Thorne's...
9 Nov 2014
Duncan Macmillan & Chris Rapley's 2071
directed by Katie Mitchell
Artistic director Vicky Featherstone's Royal Court season is themed around “revolutions: big and s...
29 Sep 2014
Tim Price's Teh Internet is Serious Business
directed by Hamish Pirie
A socially awkward penguin reclines in an Olympic-sized ball-pit with Willy Wonka, a Storm Tr...
29 Jul 2014
Jennifer Haley's The Nether
directed by Jeremy Herrin
In one of Isaac Asimov’s usually prescient imaginings he envisions spaceships designed to dart through the stars...
27 Jun 2014
For the conceptually-challenged – or just plain baffled – a recent interview from Tim Crouch might prove something o...
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