Love Never Dies

Dumb Shows: How Low Can Theatreland Go?

At some point, theatre seems to have become confused with the circus. When I was a kid, Bertram Mills regularly staged spectacles in the West End, when you could go and watch a man threatening a tiger with a chair. This was separate from theatre, where you went to be moved or made angry by […]

Re:View – ‘Love Never Dies’

Jason came back. Freddy came back. Why not the Phantom? The obvious answer is that the story would then make no sense and wreck the arc of the original tale, but there’s money to be made from London’s tourists, so here are, with the action shifted to Coney Island and one eye on a Broadway […]