Category: Theatre Reviews – Archive

February 19, 2021 / Theatre Reviews - Archive

York Theatre, February 3 7.5/10 Disclaimer one: I didn’t see Fangirls at Belvoir in 2019. More fool me. Disclaimer two: I was never a 14-year-old girl, and after seeing this, perhaps I missed out there, too. Then again, the fangirl phenomenon is pretty universal: from the crackpots at the last-gasp…

February 1, 2021 / Theatre Reviews - Archive

York Theatre, January 17 8.5/10 Even more than any gift, skill, hard work or experience, the common denominator among the greatest performers is heart. It’s their willingness to dare to be vulnerable enough to give up their inner selves for public consumption, and thereby touch us. When you combine that…

January 28, 2021 / Theatre Reviews - Archive

Reginald Theatre, January 15 9/10 Not only is the character a natural raconteur, but so is the playwright who created her (who’s also the actor playing her), and so you find yourself caught like a fly in a web of story-telling that grows stickier and denser as the play unfolds.…