King Lear [REVIEW]

King Lear At The Almeida

Two years ago, we thought we saw a King Lear for our times. Derek Jacobi showed him as a quite gentle king, and we almost thought he was just pretending to be mad.

Much Ado About Nothing [REVIEW]

Much Ado About Nothing

This play was my first ever experience of Shakespeare. (Shocking, really, that I never studied Shakespeare at Uni, but my school had a modern approach to teaching English, which was of no permanent teacher, but a steady stream of supply teachers, which roughly equals no teacher, which equals self-study, which equals no study. They were such happy days.)