thu 18/07/2024

aleks sierz

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Aleks is author of In-Yer-Face Theatre and Rewriting the Nation, co-editor of theatreVOICE website, and works as a journalist, broadcaster and theatre critic at large.

Articles By Aleks Sierz

[Blank], Donmar Warehouse review - strong but dispiriting

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A History of Water in the Middle East, Royal Court review - feminist dreams and passions

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Baby Reindeer, Bush Theatre review - break, break, breaking Gadd

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A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, Trafalgar Studios review - tragi-comic masterpiece

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Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp., Royal Court review - still experimental after all these years

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Two Ladies, Bridge Theatre review - Cvitešić and Wanamaker really rock

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The King of Hell’s Palace, Hampstead Theatre review - Chinese scandal freezes the blood

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Chiaroscuro, Bush Theatre review - music, sweet, sweet music

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Total Immediate Collective Imminent Terrestrial Salvation, Royal Court review - brilliant meta-theatrical experience

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Hansard, National Theatre review - starry argument ends poorly

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The Doctor, Almeida Theatre review - Robert Icke's long goodbye

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Go Bang Your Tambourine, Finborough Theatre review - out-dated and long-winded

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The Night of the Iguana, Noël Coward Theatre review - Clive Owen and Lia Williams burn bright

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Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner, Royal Court review - memes, memories and meanings

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Rust, Bush Theatre review - slender yet invigorating

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Europe, Donmar Warehouse review - timely, tender, brutal and brilliant

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theartsdesk at the Pärnu Music Festival 2024 - youth, experi...

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Album: Lava La Rue - Starface

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The Jetty, BBC One review - lowlife in a Northern town

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Hannah Berner, Netflix Special - sex, politics and relations...

Hannah Berner isn't a big name in stand-up (yet), but she's well known enough in the United States to have come to Netflix's attention. Her fame...

Bill Viola (1951-2024) - a personal tribute

The artist Bill Viola died, after a long illness, early in the morning of Friday 12 July. I had the privilege of getting to know him while making...

Album: The Raveonettes - Sing…

Indie rock duo the Raveonettes add an ethereal touch to 10 popular songs in their latest album, made up entirely of covers. Sing…, which...

First Person: trans opera singer Lucia Lucas on Tippett’s...

Until last week, Tippett’s New Year had not been staged since 1990, probably because it’s considered very hard to produce. I think it is...

More Than One Story review - nine helpings of provocative po...

A stark end-title at the end of this collection of short films sums up the dire situation the UK is in: one in five people,14 million...

Album: Orange Goblin - Science Not Fiction

Orange Goblin have been flying the flag for exuberant biker...