Jordan Young

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

15 Nov 20123 stars

Vanishing Point's first Shakespeare production inhabits heady, off-kilter universe

Vanishing Point artistic director Matthew Lenton has come up with a wonderfully cheeky conceit for his first ever Shakespeare production, zeroing in on Titania’s reference to a world that ‘now knows not which is which’ to relocate the Bard’s heady…

A Midsummer Night's Dream

25 Oct 20123 stars

Bold reimagining of the Bard's heady comedy from director Matthew Lenton

Vanishing Point artistic director Matthew Lenton has come up with a wonderfully cheeky conceit for his first ever Shakespeare production, zeroing in on Titania's reference to a world that 'now knows not which is which' to relocate the Bard's heady…

Entertaining production of Gagarin Way despite smothering political debate

21 Mar 20113 stars

Gregory Burke's blackly comic kidnap-gone-wrong thriller

Playwright Gregory Burke may be best known for the endlessly garlanded Black Watch. But judging by the packed and noisily receptive crowd at the Brunton Theatre in mid-March, theatregoers also have fond memories of his debut, the blackly comic…