Yael Ferber's new play Salome is unforgettable, but it's not theatre, says John Nathan.
Eva Hoffman's first play
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Theatre review: Angels in America
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Brilliant, brave and baring all
Mel's night of blazing glory
Our greatest Jewish Prime Minister? That was Th...
Theatre review: Consent
Nina Raine’s new play is populated by clever, thrillingly articulate lawyers whose lives are seemingly insulated from the sordid behaviour of the people they encounter in the dock.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Theatre review: Obsession
This steamy adaptation of the 1943 film noir Ossessione , itself based on the novel The Postman Always Rings Twice, is one of the hottest tickets in town. But does it live up to its advance billing?
Henry VIII’s marriage counsellor
Samantha Ellis has written a play about the rabbi recruited by Henry VIII to put a Jewish spin on his case to divorce Katherine of Aragon.
Actress Debbie Chazen is a revelation in new musical The Girls, says John Nathan. He asked her about her own inspiring story.
Review: The Philanthopist
Fruity thesp Simon Callow directs an ill-judged production populated by a bevy of actors, stand-up comedians and sitcom performers.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Review: The Plague
This adaptation of the Camus novel may not be a fun night out but it is, says our reviewer John Nathan, a compelling piece of theatre
Friday, April 21, 2017
Review: The Goat & Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
There are two plays by Edward Albee on in London, both about marital strife.
Friday, April 14, 2017
The play that didn't go wrong
Producer Kenny Wax tells us the story of an unlikely West End smash
Review: Incident at Vichy
Written in 1964, this was Miller’s first attempt to take on the Holocaust
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Marber's dirty Don Juan is no Donald
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Craig discovers his rubber soul
Playwright Ryan Craig's new play at the Hampstead Theatre is about an immigrant Jewish family's business
Monday, March 20, 2017
Review: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead
Thursday, March 9, 2017
A dark night made for a star
Actress Michelle Collins and playwright Stewart Permutt tell John Nathan about the very Jewish play that Collins commissioned.
Inspired by music
This was a story which journalist James Inverne knew he had to return to
Monday, March 6, 2017
Andrew Scott in Hamlet, and the Olivier's Twelfth Night
A motoring duke and an emoting prince
Friday, March 3, 2017
Review: The Girls
Thursday, February 23, 2017
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