Review




Shakespeare in Quarantine: Othello

After the hustle and bustle of term time, and having been spared direct impact from the disease, I had a markedly quiet lockdown. It was a reversal to a simpler time, with fewer options, fewer…



Behind the Scenes: a preview of Richard II

With an idea that can frankly only be described as the right side of insane, Not the Way Forward Productions have rehearsed and filmed a fully digital production of Richard II during the vac lockdown, streaming free online from…


Fetch the Bolt Cutters— Fiona Apple Wants Out

Whenever I’ve felt frustrated and defeated and like Alanis Morissette just doesn’t quite capture my internal conflict, I’ve turned to Fiona Apple. Her brand of nervous but undeniably beautiful songs has, for many, reflected disappointment,…