Tag: theatre

  • The Witches, National Theatre, review: Thigh-slapping fun

    The Witches theatre show, review and star rating: ★★★★ Christmas shows are big money, especially for an allegedly cash-strapped National Theatre. So how does this year’s punt on a family friendly spectacle fare? Better than last year’s Hex is the short answer. Roald Dahl’s The Witches is particularly macabre, even for a writer whose speciality…

  • This is the London theatre show to book this weekend

    The Words are There is our London theatre show to book. It plays at The Hope Theatre until 25 November This show is a real talking point: domestic abuse towards men from women is a subject not examined enough on the London stage, and yet the gender gulf when it comes to abuse in the…