Theatre Reviews

The Kite Runner

Finvola Dunphy reviews the theatrical production of The Kite Runner, based on Khaled Hosseini’s bestselling novel and performed at Liverpool Playhouse.

The Wedding

Colin Serjent reviews The Wedding, a dreamlike spectacle presented by Gecko, on at the Liverpool Playhouse till 24th February.

No Exit (Huis Clos)

Finvola Dunphy reviews the production by Liverpool Network Theatre of Jean-Paul Sartre’s classic piece of existentialist theatre, ‘No Exit’ (Huis Clos).


Darren Guy and Bobbi review the production of Oliver! performed by Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust at the Royal Court Theatre.

Man To Man

Finvola Dunphy reviews the play Man To Man, about a woman forced to take on her husband’s identity in order to survive Nazi Germany, performed at the Liverpool Everyman.


Finvola Dunphy reviews the play Revolution, Burjesta Theatre’s production to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, on at the Casa til 25th October.


Colin Serjent reviews the production Golem, on at the Liverpool Playhouse till 21st October.

The Suitcase

Finvola Dunphy reviews the play performed at the Liverpool Playhouse, The Suitcase, set in 1950’s South Africa at the time of institutionalised segregation.

The Punter

Sandra Gibson reviews the play The Punter, written by Debbie Morgan and performed at The Cornerstone Theatre.