Lost in the woods: Rosemary Waugh reviews Brad Birch’s new play blending gothic horror with domestic drama.
More than a forgotten town? Louise Jones reviews Jackie Hagan’s quiet celebration of the people of Skelmersdale.
Poignant depths and comedic shallows: Joy Martin reviews two aquatic tales of loneliness and longing.
Beware of icebergs: Eve Allin reviews Mr and Mrs Clark’s new show about all the things that scare us.
#RhodesMustFall: Geoff Mills reviews the Baxter Theatre’s play about student demonstrations at the University of Cape Town.
A radical reenvisioning: Geoff Mills reviews a stage adaptation of Colm Tóibín’s story of Jesus, from Mary’s perspective.
From Africa to Scotland, and back again: Rosemary Waugh reviews Jaimini Jethwa’s new play about the expulsion of Ugandan-Asians by Idi Amin.
Let’s celebrate: the debut show from Emergency Chorus is a gawky, joyful evocation of the present moment.
A metatheatrical unpicking of race and queerness: Eve Allin on an “intimidatingly clever” love story.
Talking out your ass: Joy Martin on a critic-baiting performance by Zoë Coombs Marr, Ursula Martinez and Adrienne Truscott.
Starry-eyed: Rosemary Waugh reviews Manual Cinema’s intergalactic coming of age story.
BFFs: Rosemary Waugh reviews Elinor Cook’s new play about female friendship.
Diabolical depths: Geoff Mills discovers the depravity of man in this 21st Century take on an Edgar Allan Poe story.
‘Lushly, transportingly poetic…’ Joy Martin has her heart broken at Luke Wright’s powerful solo performance.
Modern miseries and contemporary unrest: Chris McCormack reviews a new take on Georg Büchner’s Woyzeck.