THEATRE REVIEWS

The Russian ballet is here with a UK premiere

The Russian ballet is here with a UK premiere

Robert Tanitch reviews Rodin at London Coliseum. The prolific Russian choreographer Boris Eifman’s psychological two-act ballet, Rodin, is about the life and work of the great French sculptor, Auguste ...
Class, privilege and old-world snobbery

Class, privilege and old-world snobbery

Robert Tanitch reviews Relative Values at Harold Pinter Theatre, London SW1 Noel Coward’s comedy was never that good. It felt dreadfully old-fashioned, even at its premiere in 1951. It was, as Coward ...
Coronation or abdication?

Coronation or abdication?

Robert Tanitch reviews King Charles III at Almeida Theatre, London N1 Mike Bartlett describes King Charles III as a future history play and it is the best and wittiest British play about a constitutio ...
The view is quite different now

The view is quite different now

Robert Tanitch reviews A View from the Bridge at The Young Vic, London SE1 In ancient times tragedies were always about great men and women, kings, queens, generals, figures of myth, whose fatal flaws ...