Belvoir St Theatre

Letters to the Editor - December 2016

23 November 2016

Parallel importation

Dear Editor,
I’d like to thank Colin Golvan QC for his intelligent, articulate, and well-argued response to the Productivity Commission report’s proposed changes to parallel importations and fair use, published as both a podcast and a brief commentary by ABR (November 2016 ... More

Faith Healer (Belvoir St Theatre) ★★★1/2

Ian Dickson
28 October 2016

Brian Friel’s play Faith Healer is now considered to be, if not his masterpiece Translations (1980) probably takes that distinction at least one of More

Twelfth Night ★★★1/2 (Belvoir St Theatre)

Ian Dickson
01 August 2016

In his introduction to the Folio Society edition of Twelfth Night, Peter Hall describes the play as a transitional work. Moving on from the light-heartedness of A Mi More

Mother Courage and Her Children (Belvoir St Theatre)

Ian Dickson
15 June 2015

As our government prepares to increase our involvement in a Middle Eastern disaster we should never have taken part in, Brecht’s Mother Courage and Her Children seems more pertinent than ever.

The theatre of Bertolt Brecht has always pr ... More