A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Taking Flight theatre’s interpretation of the raucous and farcical Shakespearian classic captured perfectly the sense of carnival at the play’s heart, in their open-access adaption at St Ann’s Wells Gardens... 

Steve Andrews: 'Searching for Stevie-Man'

Steve Andrews: 'Searching for Stevie-Man'

Searching For Stevieman is a show based on a promising and absurdly amusing concept; a parody of recent documentary film Searching For Sugarman focused on the bizarre rise to fame of a failed comedian in the Amazon rainforest... 

Journey to Karawane

Journey to Karawane

Moments of surreal humour and philosophical insight make this an enjoyable performance, but its slap-dash production and lack of cohesion give it only superficial charm. Fans of Shooting Stars-esque absurdity would have been licking their lips when the show opened with “horse” Adam Ekin throwing plastic cups into the audience to “build some tension”, but as the show progressed the promise of absurd hilarity remained precisely that...