Carly Bawden as Alice and Joshua Lacey as the White Rabbit

Damon Albarn’s wonder.land will not succeed at the National. It might work in Vegas

9 January 2016 9:00 am

Damon Albarn and Rufus Norris present a musical version of Alice in Wonderland. A challenging enterprise even if they’d stuck…

Another Country could almost be a YouTube advert for Eton

19 April 2014 9:00 am

Another Country was an instant response to Anthony Blunt’s exposure in 1979 as a Marxist spy. Julian Mitchell set out…

On the train with Emil Tischbein and his precious cargo

Get tickets for Emil and the Detectives, and opera glasses — some of the child actors are tiny

4 January 2014 9:00 am

It starts with a brilliant joke. We’re in the Weimar Republic in 1929. Little Emil Tischbein is listening to his…