‘Uncle Vanya’ Is A Stunning Fusion Of Theatre & Film:

Ian Rickson’s cinematic production of Conor McPherson’s adaptation of the Chekhov classic Uncle Vanya has truly changed the game of modern theatre. With the West End hit having prematurely closed like so many others, due to the Coronavirus pandemic, its digital return has proven to be perhaps an even greater success, surpassing all other streamed […]Read More

Theatre Review: 42nd Street // The Shows Must Go On!

42nd Street is a musical founded on nostalgia. Having originally been successfully adapted from page to screen, and then finally to Broadway stage, it is a show that continues to inspire hope in its ever-struggling audience. The musical is centred upon New York newbie, Peggy Sawyer, who is thrust rather unceremoniously into the chorus line […]Read More

Theatre Review: Feathers // Gutter Street Theatre Company

On Friday night, I was fortunate enough to once again witness a piece of new, live theatre. Yes, you heard that right! New! Live! Gutter Street Theatre Company’s latest offering, Feathers is being performed in The Calder Theatre Bookshop, and it truly set the mark for what the future of socially-distanced theatre should look like; […]Read More

Theatre Review: good dog // Tiata Fahodzi

From acclaimed actor and writer Arinzé Kene comes good dog, a short, filmed adaptation of Kene’s original full-length play. This twenty-minute digital piece gives us a fresh look into the life and struggles of a Black schoolboy (simply dubbed ‘Boy’) living in a multicultural, inner-city London community. This adaptation, supported by The Space, BBC and […]Read More

Al Pacino and more join Lady Gaga in ‘Gucci’ cast

The latest film from Ridley Scott, Gucci, is set to be a truly fashionable treat. Adam Driver, Jared Leto, Al Pacino and Robert De Niro are reportedly on their way to join Lady Gaga in this cinematic exploration of the turbulent history of the Gucci family. Scott’s film is poised to examine the assassination attempt […]Read More