Category: Theatre Reviews

December 7, 2019 / Theatre Reviews

Belvoir, November 20 6/10 Even cute-billed, fluffy ducks do it, so it’s hardly surprising our own more belligerent species suffers bickering rivalries between fathers and sons. Fathers are loath to leave the mating/hunting field to their sons, and the sons, torn between craving approval and wanting to prove themselves better…

December 3, 2019 / Theatre Reviews

Capitol Theatre, November 15 6/10 How good might School of Rock have been had Andrew Lloyd Webber not bought the stage rights to the film? The 2003 movie had a cute enough premise, but converting it to a musical required someone who could hammer out more convincing songs than the…

November 23, 2019 / Theatre Reviews

Drama Theatre, November 5 6.5/10 It’s why corporate-speak extols the term “team”. We humans find collaboration exhilarating when it works, and mounting a show together  is among the biggest highs of all. The ultimate magic of Louis Nowra’s 1992 play is its ability to communicate this joy, and then compound…