Browsing All posts tagged under »Kings Head Theatre«

Constance (King’s Head Theatre)

October 8, 2011


Well here’s a theatrical curiosity. Is it, or is it not a play by Oscar Wilde? The controversy has been running around the theatre press, the mainstream press, Channel 4 news even ran a piece. Not a bad round of publicity for a fringe theatre, and indeed getting to premiere the script is something of […]

Don Giovanni (OperaUpClose, Soho Theatre)

September 2, 2011


Money, drugs, seduction, rape, murder, cramped seats – welcome to the next generation of opera, courtesy of OperaUpClose. I loved their ‘La Boheme’, which I saw in the original run at the Cock Theatre Tavern in Kilburn. It worked because of the thrill of the new and the site specific use of the pub as […]

Cosi (Kings Head Theatre)

June 28, 2011


Occasionally, I go ‘Off West End’. Never let it be said that I’m a girl who doesn’t, sometimes, like it a little rough. So at the behest of a group of Australian friends (the ‘down under’ gags are just a little too obvious), on a warm summer’s night I walked past the Almeida, to the […]