Tag Archives: National Theatre

Coming to terms with Australian history

Coming to terms with Australian history

Robert Tanitch reviews The Secret River at National Theatre/Olivier The Secret River, Kate Grenville’s best-selling novel, written in 2005, has been adapted for the stage by Andrew Bovell. Neil Armfie ...
Life is a terrible price to pay for birth

Life is a terrible price to pay for birth

Robert Tanitch reviews Peter Gynt at National Theatre/Olivier, London When the 39-year-old Henrik Ibsen wrote Peer Gynt in 1867 he thought of it as a long dramatic poem and never thought it would be s ...