Catherine Love reviews Maxine Peake’s “compelling and impressively fresh” performance as Blanche DuBois.
The oldest hath borne most: James Varney reviews Michael Buffong’s production of Shakespeare.
This play is a gallery exhibition of femininity, striving in the face of that hugely broken thing – masculinity – to which even today we seem to have no cure.
Trauma and love hold together Jack Thorne’s The Solid Life of Sugar Water.
‘Wit is as tired of thinking about cancer as Vivian is; Hesmondhalgh drags us through Vivian’s treatment and death, and all we learn about is life.’
Fairytales within fairytales within fairytales.
The earth will one day swallow us.
The illusion of playing fast and loose.
A lifted imprint.
Gangs of Manchester.
Feed me, Seymour.
Elsinore, so much to answer for…
Tall stories, soft stories.
The spoils of war.