Issue 220: 2019 10 24: Hansard

24 October 2019 Hansard: a play by Simon Woods The National Theatre. Reviewed by Adam McCormack Star Rating **** Robin and Diana are a couple under great strain.  It is 1988 and Robin is a minister in Mrs Thatcher’s government, spending his time travelling the country having to defend the Local Government Finance Act and,… Continue reading Issue 220: 2019 10 24: Hansard

Issue 209: 2019 07 04: The Hunt

04 July 2019 The Hunt The Almeida Theatre reviewed by Adam McCormack Star rating **** Lucas is the archetypal adored small town primary school teacher.  He is witty, lively and considerate, loved by pupils, parents and fellow teachers alike.  That he has turned to teaching following a split from his wife makes him still more… Continue reading Issue 209: 2019 07 04: The Hunt

Issue 197: 2019 04 11: Sorolla

11 April 2019 Sorolla: Spanish Master of Light The National Gallery 18 March – 7 July 2019 Reviewed by William Morton  Before going, I was somewhat dubious about this Exhibition.  Knowing little about the Spaniard, Joaquin Sorolla (1863-1923), except that he painted beach scenes, it seemed possible that his work might be like that of… Continue reading Issue 197: 2019 04 11: Sorolla

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