Post Tagged with: "robert icke"

  • REVIEW: 1984, Liverpool Playhouse 29/10/13

    REVIEW: 1984, Liverpool Playhouse 29/10/13


    It is a startlingly grim vision of Britain in the twilight years of our own time. A group of dejected lost souls have their every move obsessively monitored by a faceless ‘other’, their psyche and their spirit slowly crushed along with their bodies in what seems a sadistic game of …

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  • REVIEW: The Alchemist at Liverpool Playhouse 18/09/12

    REVIEW: The Alchemist at Liverpool Playhouse 18/09/12

    Director Robert Icke has created a new production of Ben Jonson’s 17th century comedy The Alchemist. Rachel Donohoe went along to review the show which forms part of the Autumn/Winter season at the Liverpool Playhouse. 

    Not that I was familiar with the original play which was written way back in …

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