Everyman: As You Like It

Is is too much of a pun to say ‘As you like it…but I think you will?’ …ok then I won’t. But you get the idea.As You like it takes place predominantly in the forest of Arden, so it was the perfect setting with the backdrop of trees in Bute Park. Complete with occasional animal…… Continue reading Everyman: As You Like It

Everyman Festival: Sweet Charity

Last night saw the opening night of show 2 in Everyman’s Festival repertoire, this time musical theatre with Neil Simon’s Sweet Charity. Set against the backdrop of 1960s New York, Sweet Charity follows the life (and many loves!) of Charity Hope Valentine (Helena-May Harrison). The girl who proclaims her religion in love, doesn’t get off to…… Continue reading Everyman Festival: Sweet Charity

Review: As Is

‘As Is’ is the first AIDS play, the first response to a crisis, from those on the front line. It could be asked why then is this still relevant over 30 years on, but it is precisely because it is that first response that gives it such drive, such impact still. And that the crisis…… Continue reading Review: As Is