Theatre Review: ‘100’ at the Brian Friel Theatre

100, playing at the Brian Friel Theatre in the QFT, is a fascinating piece of physical theatre by .  It is for most part well-acted and entertaining; and its conclusion is satisfyingly open – it is a play that you will mull over long after you leave the theatre. The play focuses on several charactersContinue reading “Theatre Review: ‘100’ at the Brian Friel Theatre”

Theatre Review: Herons at the Lyric Theatre

By PETER MCLOUGHLIN Herons – the story of a 14 year old kid who is confronted repeatedly by a young gang – continues the Lyric’s admirable tradition of exploring not just the grand in theatre, but also the small-scale, the sparse and the unattractive. The play, by Simon Stephens, is both brash and skilfully woven. Continue reading “Theatre Review: Herons at the Lyric Theatre”