Tag: Review

Setting sail with HMS Pinafore

Francesca Tyer attends and reviews Savoy Opera Society’s main term show, HMS Pinafore.

An evening with the King himself

Michele Theil reviews Shakespeare’s Society’s Main Term show, King Lear.

A Comedic Break from Valentines Day

George White reviews Comedy Society’s Post-Valentines show while exploring the trials and tribulations of stand-up comedy.

The Strangest Thing about Season Two

The second season of Stranger Things promises new characters, monsters and intrigue, but has a pretty glaring achilles’ heel.

“boys wear their hats backwards so they can kiss other boys” – Review

The love-filled Student Workshop production created a sense of familiarity and complicated emotion in the LGBTQ+ community with its creative choices on music, writing, and genuine acting.

Overshadowed

As a follow up to “A Bone To Pick”, Michele Theil reviews BBC Three’s new show ‘Overshadowed’ and praises its portrayal of eating disorders in comparison.

The Nether – Review

The Student Workshop’s production of this dystopian crime drama successfully created an uncomfortable and tense feeling due to two very crucial elements being executed well – the use of space and characterisation through physicality.

Losing It: Reshaping Sex Education

CONTENT WARNING: Rape. Beth Carr shines a spotlight on alumna Nina Lemon and her play ‘Losing It’. Watching a musical about sex education isn’t the most usual Friday activity for students, but that is exactly the theme of the latest play by Peer Productions, written and directed by Royal Holloway alumni Nina Lemon. ‘Losing It’ […]

PC Gamer Weekender 2017 – Review

A Review: PC Gamer Weekender

Dreamgirls: A Dream Come True

Dreamgirls, a brilliant musical that opened in October 2016 at The Savoy Theatre on the West End stars Glee’s Amber Riley and tells the story of a group of African American singers in the 1960s trying to make a name for themselves. I had the opportunity to see Dreamgirls last month at the Savoy theatre […]