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Sex, hugs and very droll

Sex, hugs and very droll

Sex, hugs and very droll

The perfect play to reopen the RSC with...


Skill and invention in the big red tent

Skill and invention in the big red tent

Skill and invention in the big red tent

REVIEW: Così fan tutte, Longborough Festival Opera


Sophia, 18, takes on Hamlet role at Playbox Theatre

Sophia, 18, takes on Hamlet role at Playbox Theatre

Sophia, 18, takes on Hamlet role at Playbox Theatre

Actor Sophia brings freshness to Hamlet role to production at Dream Factory this week.


REVIEW: Masked and ready for some Wagner at Longborough Festival Opera

REVIEW: Masked and ready for some Wagner at Longborough Festival Opera

REVIEW: Masked and ready for some Wagner at Longborough Festival Opera

Preston Witts reviews Die Walküre, 8th June, Longborough Festival Opera


REVIEW: Eurovision 2021 'We need to start taking risks'

REVIEW: Eurovision 2021 'We need to start taking risks'

REVIEW: Eurovision 2021 'We need to start taking risks'

Eurovision expert Dean Asker, from Warwick, gives us his view of this year's competition


IEW OF THE YEAR: Best arts events from 2020

IEW OF THE YEAR: Best arts events from 2020

IEW OF THE YEAR: Best arts events from 2020

Herald arts contributors look back on a few highlights from last year


RSC's digital Dream not the hoped for 'rare vision'

RSC's digital Dream not the hoped for 'rare vision'

RSC's digital Dream not the hoped for 'rare vision'

Could this cutting-edge digital homage to A Midsummer Night's Dream impress the Herald reviewer? (No, not so much.)


The panto that goes wrong but was so right!

The panto that goes wrong but was so right!

The panto that goes wrong but was so right!

Tread the Boards' production has been hit by Covid restrictions, last-minute switches and floods but still they triumphed


TOP 13 HALLOWEEN FILMS: The best scream-age kicks

TOP 13 HALLOWEEN FILMS: The best scream-age kicks

TOP 13 HALLOWEEN FILMS: The best scream-age kicks

We all know you get your nightmares on Elm Street, your shivers on Friday 13th and your screams from… well… Scream! But there are other manifestations…


REVIEW: The Caretaker, Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa

REVIEW: The Caretaker, Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa

REVIEW: The Caretaker, Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa

Peter Shum reviews The Caretaker,Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa, 29th February After bringing the homeless Davies back to his flat, Aston asks him where…


REVIEW: The Whip, RSC ★★★

REVIEW: The Whip, RSC ★★★

REVIEW: The Whip, RSC ★★★

Powerful and worthy play Gill Sutherland reviews The Whip, The Swan Theatre, until 21st March Katherine Pearce as Horatia Poskitt. Photo: Steve Tanner/RSC…


REVIEW: Pen versus sword in Michael Mears' Now Thrive the Armourers

REVIEW: Pen versus sword in Michael Mears' Now Thrive the Armourers

REVIEW: Pen versus sword in Michael Mears' Now Thrive the Armourers

Actor Michael Mears' solo performance Now thrive the Armourers, Kempe Society, Stratford, 2nd February It’s easy to conjure political figures of hate…


REVIEW: Herald arts' highlights from 2019

REVIEW: Herald arts' highlights from 2019

REVIEW: Herald arts' highlights from 2019

Herald arts editor Gill Sutherland picks her some of the shows and events she's enjoyed locally in 2019. See this week's Herald newspaper for a comprehensive…


REVIEW: Gretel at Playbox 'A cracking spectacle rich with meaning'

REVIEW: Gretel at Playbox 'A cracking spectacle rich with meaning'

REVIEW: Gretel at Playbox 'A cracking spectacle rich with meaning'

Steve Sutherland reviews Gretel, Playbox Theatre, Dream Factory, Warwick, until 31st December Imagine sitting down to your Christmas lunch, pulling a…


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