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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Review: Lovers Anonymous, The Space by Farah Najib

Review: Lovers Anonymous, The Space3.0starsLovers Anonymous is not your everyday support group. It is, however, the support group that many of us might benefit from in the tech-driven and di…

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Review: Radio, Arcola Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: Radio, Arcola Theatre4.0starsAl Smith’s one-man-show Radio follows the story of Charles Lebanon Fairfax Junior (Adam Gillen), born in June 1950 in the small town of Lebanon, Kansas…

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Saturday, June 22, 2019

Bitter Wheat: It’s Not Upsetting Anyone by Farah Najib

After watching the Harvey Weinstein based play, Bitter Wheat, Farah Najib wonders whether theatre is there to upset us and why her reaction was so different to those around her. A few months…

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Review: WIFE, Kiln Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: WIFE, Kiln Theatre4.0starsWIFE by Samuel Adamson presents four stories over four generations, hurtling through a period of eighty years. This new play is all at once a tribute to que…

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Review: Rejoicing at Her Wondrous Vulva the Young Woman Applauded Herself, Ovalhouse by Farah Najib

Review: Rejoicing at Her Wondrous Vulva the Young Woman Applauded Herself, Ovalhouse4.0Overall ScoreThe clue’s in the name with this one. Bella Heesom’s Rejoicing at Her Wondrous Vulva t…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Review: Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons, Barons Court Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons, Barons Court Theatre3.0starsLemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons is a dystopian drama written by Sam Steiner. The punchy, tightly-packed script pres…

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Who Should Really Be Seeing Political Theatre? by Farah Najib

Theatre with strong political messages continue to dominate and we continue to be inspired and agree with said messages. But shouldn’t those who don’t ‘get it’ be the target audience…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Review: The Half God of Rainfall, Kiln Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: The Half God of Rainfall, Kiln Theatre4.0stars“What exact regime teaches a man to take what isn’t given?” This is the unexpected question posed by Inua Ellams, writer of critic…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Review: Collisions, The Pit at the Barbican by Farah Najib

Review: Collisions, The Pit at the Barbican4.0Overall ScoreWaiting to enter the Barbican’s underground Pit space, I really have no idea what to expect. I’m aware that this isn’t going …

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Review: ORAL, Camden People’s Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: ORAL, Camden People's Theatre3.0starsTrigger warning: childhood sexual abuse (CSA) Viv Gordon’s Oral is part of The Sick of the Fringe festival 2019. The fest connects work engagin…

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Review: Mouthpiece, Soho Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: Mouthpiece, Soho Theatre5.0starsIt’s a question that playwrights and theatre-makers everywhere are constantly considering (and if not, they should be): do I have the right to tell …

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Saturday, March 30, 2019

Review: Killymuck / Box Clever, The Bunker Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: Killymuck / Box Clever, The Bunker Theatre 5.0stars “I can’t go around being expected to give preferential treatment to every woman that declares herself a feminist. Marching aga…

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Review: A Family Outing – 20 Years On, The Pit at The Barbican by Farah Najib

Review: A Family Outing - 20 Years On, The Pit at The Barbican4.0Overall ScoreIn 1998, theatre-maker, performer and director Ursula Martinez made her first theatre show, A Family Outing. It …

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Review: The Grenfell Project, The Hope Theatre by Farah Najib

Review: The Grenfell Project, The Hope Theatre4.0starsNearly two years on, and the tragedy of Grenfell seems to be just something else that has slowly but surely faded from the forefront of …

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Review: Inside Bitch, Royal Court by Farah Najib

Review: Inside Bitch, Royal Court5.0Overall Score“When you go to prison, they don’t teach you how to live”. These are the words of performer TerriAnn Oudjar, uttered during an intervie…

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Review: Check-in/Check-out, VAULT Festival by Farah Najib

Review: Check-in/Check-out, VAULT Festival3.0Overall ScoreOutside Edge are the only theatre company in the UK who focus on addiction in all of its forms. The company have produced over 50 sh…

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