Richard Lutz saunters down to Shakespeareland.
Richard Lutz – with help from eleven year old Finn – checks out a Christmas cracker.
Richard Lutz watches an up to the minute production at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. But does it work? he asks.
Richard Lutz takes his pew for a new comedy by the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Richard Lutz takes his pew for the classic Shakespeare tragedy about love and lust when youth leaves the stage.
Imagine a 30 foot high Ariel towering above Propero – that’s what you get in this groundbreaking performance, says Richard Lutz
Richard Lutz is in two minds about the latest RSC offering at Stratford on Avon.
Richard Lutz takes his pew for the Ben Johnson classic that caustically sends up his fellow Londoners of 1610.
Richard Lutz reviews a little-known Shakespeare play that loses its way.
Richard Lutz takes his pew at the Royal Shakespeare Theatrefor that most famous of revenge plays.
Richard Lutz takes to the Athenian woods to watch Shakespeare’s comedy of magic and love.
Richard Lutz watches a memorable and frenetic staging of the Marlowe classic at The Swan in Stratford.
Richard Lutz takes his pew for the RSC’s new production about Queen Anne.
Richard Lutz takes a seat for that most patriotic of Shakespeare plays .
Richard Lutz watches a tour de force that looks at the life of the father of the A-bomb.
Richard Lutz takes a pew for this comedy about conflict, class and cobblers.
Richard Lutz takes in a twinning of two Shakespeare plays – one lyrical and the other a well-known classic.
Richard Lutz watches a vintage performance in Stratford.
Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus pours out rivers of blood in this tale about power but still tells a good story, says Richard Lutz
With the school holidays here our travel columnist writes about a place that’s a bit closer to home than usual, and well worth visiting.
A Stratford-upon-Avon mum turned entrepreneur is looking to revolutionise the confectionery market after launching a new hard candy product.
A new RSC production peers into the gap between what we know is true and how much we agree to compromise. Richard Lutz reports
Shakespeare’s play The Winter’s Tale is a late great fable, now opening at Stratford. Richard Lutz reviews it.
A new production of Merry Wives of Windsor in Stratford is perfect, says Richard Lutz
Director Greg Doran spent some time in South Africa and while there an actor told him: ‘Julius Caesar is Shakespeare’s African play.’
Richard Lutz reviews the RSC production of King John – “The wrong king in the wrong time when the barons made him sign his name on the Magna Carta?”
Richard Lutz reviews The Tempest; “It is done beautifully. Hats off to the director David Farr and Jonathan Slinger.”
Twelfth Night Royal Shakespeare Theatre Stratford By Richard Lutz This is a play about the pursuit of love in a crazed, tricky and askew world. Most of the characters are not what they seem. But they all want the same thing: partnership and passion. Twins separate and crave each other; lovers pine for an…
Richard Lutz sits down to see a play that still gets them hot under the collar 4 centuries on The Taming of the Shrew Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford The Taming of the Shrew is one of those Shakespeare plays that enrages people still today. How can it sit comfortably when a guy (Petruchio) bullies, pesters,…
“Well, how do you like your Robin Hood?”, asks Richard Lutz