Cultural Capital
25 November 2011
Sometimes - just sometimes - the theatre gods smile kindly on our creaking enterprises and bestow abundant and...
Cultural Capital
07 November 2011
The West End theatre formerly known as the Comedy has now been weightily restyled the Harold Pinter. The bumf tells us...
Cultural Capital
28 October 2011
Tamsin Greig plays to a packed, appreciative house at the Royal Court theatre as she headlines in Jumpy, April de...
Cultural Capital
04 October 2011
Fans of Misfits (Channel 4) will already be familiar with the tousle-topped Robert Sheehan's charismatic blarney as...
Cultural Capital
27 September 2011
So, what's a girl to do when the National Theatre Live screening of One Man Two Guvnors is fully booked down the local...
Cultural Capital
12 September 2011
In the States 911 is, of course, the number you dial in an emergency. Ironies like this one bubble and cluster in...
Cultural Capital
30 August 2011
Armaggedapocalypse: not Fox Newspeak for England's riots, but one of the 2,542 shows on the Edinburgh Fringe this year...
Culture
22 August 2011
The Book of MormonEugene O'Neill Theatre, New YorkOn arriving in New York's theatre district, you might think that you...
Cultural Capital
29 June 2011
Anyone who knows their Elizabethan bawdy will tell you that Much Ado About Nothing is far from the insouciant "...
Cultural Capital
23 June 2011
At last, something new under the sun! The innovatory zest of London Road, directed by Rufus Norris at the National...
Cultural Capital
17 June 2011
Pinter is known to have based his play Betrayal on a seven-year affair with Joan Bakewell, wife of his best friend...
Cultural Capital
26 May 2011
Gadzooks but this story of gossip and gagging orders sounds familiar! Sheridan's The School for Scandal (1777) about...
Cultural Capital
18 May 2011
Rarely have I been more relieved to leave a theatre, and I mean that in the nicest possible way. Belt Up Theatre -- a...
Cultural Capital
11 May 2011
A man and a woman sit facing each other at opposite ends of a transverse stage. As the audience members line this...
Cultural Capital
04 May 2011
"Help me," read a friend's email at 9am on Friday, "I think I'm a monarchist after all!" My...

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