Look Back in Anger @ Reading Rep

John Osborne’s 1950s landmark play incubates the legacy of the ‘angry young men’, a denouement of the war, but whose legacy lives on with today’s youth. Jimmy Porter is exasperated with the lethargic world and the apathacy that permeates it. His boredom, captured in the Sunday domestic lull of ironing and reading the paper, which he […]

Cinderella @ The Corn Exchange, Newbury

We know Pantomime’s of old, what we expect is fixed and what the show expects of its audience is obvious: never more so than at Newbury’s festive production by The Corn Exchange and explicitly named Hiss and Boo. The mood of the show and the rules are firmly set as the first chart-pleaser sounds. Theatre assistants from […]