Tag Archives: Naomi Frederick

THEATRE REVIEW: ‘Measure for Measure’

By Ray Bennett LONDON – Simon McBurney’s riveting modern dress production of ‘Measure to Measure’ at the National Theatre, using his team from Complicite, renders Shakespeare’s play about the corrosively seductive nature of power dazzlingly pertinent. McBurney creates a Vienna … Continue reading

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THEATRE REVIEW: ‘Henry IV Part 1 and Part 2’

By Ray Bennett LONDON – Nicholas Hytner’s immaculate National Theatre production of William Shakespeare’s “Henry IV, Part 1” is so vibrant and enthralling that it cries out to finally be made as a movie. Michael Gambon as Falstaff (above) and … Continue reading

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