Category: Theatre Reviews

December 4, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

Reginald Theatre, November 12 7/10 The deceased Alec Hobbes, scientist extraordinaire, looms over this play like the shadow of some giant bird of prey. During his life he stole the ideas of his brightest student, Hester, rewarded his wife Meridee’s loyalty with a loveless marriage, had a fling with her…

November 28, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

Drama theatre, November 6 5/10 Boxing Day should probably be called “sorry day”, so routinely do people vent feelings the day before that they wish they could retract. Boiling one’s blood in the furnace of an Australian summer while gorging on pigs, poultry and booze could almost seem an excuse,…

November 12, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

The Joan, October 15 5/10 When The Big Blue was hatched in July, Q Theatre’s young Originate team didn’t even know if and where they’d be able to perform it. Given this leap into the unknown, perhaps it was apt that the show took its cues from space and deep-sea…