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Theatre review: My Mum's a Twat

John Nathan enjoys a vividly drawn portrait of a neglected teenage daughter

John Nathan

Friday, January 12, 2018

Theatre review: My Mum's a Twat
    • Jamael Westman (Alexander Hamilton) with West End cast of Hamilton
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      Theatre review: Hamilton

      The Broadway hit opened in London tonight - and our critic loved it

      John Nathan

      Thursday, December 21, 2017

      Theatre review: Hamilton
    • The Nutcracker. Artists of The Royal Ballet (Photo: Karolina Kuras)
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      Nuts about this superb Nutcracker

      The Royal Ballet’s enchanting version of the Nutcracker makes an ideal Chanukah treat for both children and adults

      Joy Sable

      Friday, December 8, 2017

      Nuts about this superb Nutcracker
    • Jenna Augen and Ben Caplan (Scott Rylander)
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      Shining a light on the cabbie's life

      To prepare for the play, about a dynasty of Jewish cabbies, the actors sat in on actual tests with would-be cabbies learning the Knowledge

      Victoria Prever

      Friday, October 27, 2017

      Shining a light on the cabbie's life
    • Victoria Hamilton and Helen Schlesinger
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      Theatre review: Albion

      Playwrights are these days holding a mirror up to Britain as if it were a patient breathing its last

      John Nathan

      Friday, October 27, 2017

      Theatre review: Albion
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      Smile Upon Us, Lord

      It’s not often that British audiences have the chance to see one of Russia’s greatest theatre companies on a UK stage, so a visit by the Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre is not to be missed.

      The JC in Partnership with The Barbican

      Tuesday, October 17, 2017

      Smile Upon Us, Lord
    • Ian McKellan as Lear
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      Theatre review: King Lear

      John Nathan finds a message for our times in a modern dress King Lear

      John Nathan

      Wednesday, October 4, 2017

      Theatre review: King Lear