sat 23/02/2019

Fran Robertson

Articles By Fran Robertson

latest in today

CD: Royal Trux - White Stuff

It's 18 years since the last Royal Trux album, but it might just as well be 18 months, so easily have they slipped back into their sound. OK, Neil...

The Monstrous Child, Royal Opera, Linbury Theatre review - f...

Hel, heroine of Gavin Higgins and Francesca Simon’s new opera, is the illegitimate daughter of the Norse god Loki. In many ways The Monstrous...

Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East review - thrilling physi...

There is no doubt that Peter Shaffer's Equus is a modern classic. But does that justify reviving this 1973 hit play in our current social...

Sleeping with Extremists: The Far Right, Channel 4 review -...

It’s always interesting to see how presenters make their presence known in...

Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, Young Vic review - sha...

An entirely electric leading performance from the fast-rising Ukweli Roach is the reason for being for revisiting Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train...

DVD: The Guilty

It’s another night in an emergency services dispatch room in...

Capernaum review - sorrow, pity and shame in the Beirut slum...

An angry little boy, in jail after stabbing someone, stands in a Beirut courtroom and tells the judge that he wants to sue his...

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Ádám Fischer, Barbican review...

Give me some air! Stop screaming at me! Those are not exclamations I'd have anticipated from the prospect of a...