Review: Hamlet at the RSC

There is something new in the state of Denmark. Or perhaps in the state of Ethiopia‚Ķ but more on that later. The first thing to say about this 2016 RSC production though is that it is indeed fresh (Clapp, 2016), reinvigorating, memorable and generally very well-conceived and executed. It brings new life to a play … More Review: Hamlet at the RSC

Review: Cymbeline

There is nothing disastrously wrong with the RSC production of Cymbeline and yet you leave the theatre with the sensation that it could certainly have been done better. First of all, it is the irritating feeling that some of the changes were made for the sake of changing. Yes, I am referring to the gender … More Review: Cymbeline