Tommy on Top – Theatre Review

Tommy is on the top of the world. He’s just been nominated for an Oscar (alongside Ben Affleck), he’s goodlooking as hell, but he’s harbouring a secret that might destroy his chances of winning the golden statuette, and it might…

Sublet (film review)

A travel columnist from New York City goes to Tel Aviv to write about the city and sublets an apartment of a young good looking Israeli man but ends up drawn not just to Tel Aviv but to the young…

In the Heights Review

A dizzying array of colours, singing, dancing and the heat – oh the heat – is ‘In The Heights.’ Lin-Manuel Miranda – the uber talented creator of Hamilton, wrote the stage version of ‘In the Heights’ while he was in…

Cowboys film Review

The must-see film of the month is a small film called ‘Cowboys.’ It’s small because it doesn’t have huge stars in it and also it’s small in length – 85 minutes – but it packs an important and timely punch…

Tu Me Manques (I Miss You)

A father takes a trip to New York City to understand the life his son led in the new film ’Tu Me Manques’ (I Miss You). Argentine Actor and Theatre Director Oscar Martínez is brilliant as the father – Jorge…

Song Without a Name

‘Song Without a Name’ (Canción sin nombre’) is a harrowing Peruvian film about a young, poor, pregnant woman from the Andes who is about to experience a nightmare that any new mother would not want. Set in 1988 in Peru…

Breaking Fast film Review

Mo (Haaz Sleiman) is a doctor who lives a Muslim lifestyle in West Hollywood. After a heartbreaking breakup, Mo is learning to navigate life as a single man, luckily with the support of his overbearing but very protective mother (Ruja…

Potted Panto

Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner present to us ten-minute versions of six panto fairytales, with a seventh thrown to complete the theme (Snow White anyone?). Both of them play all the characters in a show that makes you very happy…

The Nest Film Review

A marriage is on the verge of collapse in the new film ’The Nest.’ Set in 1986, in an era before mobile phones, ’The Nest’ follows young couple Rory (Jude Law) and his beautiful wife Alison (Carrie Coon) in their…

Proxima Review

Eva Green is superb as a divorced single mother who is an astronaut chosen to go into space in the excellent ‘Proxima’. Sarah (Green) is a French astronaut training at the European Space Agency in Cologne and lives alone with…