Michael Grandage

Theatre Review: Jude Law Shines as Henry V

Victoria Sadler | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

Jude Law's performance as Henry V is unequivocally the best acting performance I've ever seen from him. His Henry is full of contradictions - his possessive belief that he is blessed by God masks him to the tyrant he is.

Theatre Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Noel Coward Theatre

Victoria Sadler | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

Shakespeare's comedies are at their best when they're playful, fast, irreverent and - crucially - funny. This bright, spirited production of A Midsummer Night's Dream succeeds on all fronts.

Privates On Parade - Theatre Review

Chris Cox | Posted 02.03.2013 | Home
Chris Cox

Simon Russell Beale, an acting treasure who could easily be called the greatest stage actor of our generation if it weren't for Mark Rylance, takes on the lead, playing against type in a performance which is as dazzling as the sequin dresses he wears.

A Grand(age) New Season

Chris Cox | Posted 18.08.2012 | Home
Chris Cox

I'd only just recovered from the excitement of the new season at The Royal Court when ex Donmar Warehouse artistic director Michael Grandage went and announced his new company which looks like it could revolutionise the London theatre scene.