Sydney 2018 season

The Merchant of Venice

“An energetic, entertaining romp compelling in both its humour and drama, with some beautifully judged audience involvement and – as per usual for the Pop-up Globe – plenty of music and dancing thrown in.” – Limelight, 14 September 2018. Read the full review here.

Macbeth

“This production is unmissable.” – Theatre Now, 12 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“This incredibly engaging production ranges from pageantry to pathos, juxtaposing hauntings and battles with tense and tender moments of interpersonal drama, all weaving together to form one splendid theatrical tapestry.” – Australian Stage, 11 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“The best Macbeth I’ve seen.” – The Age, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“A thrilling night of theatre.” – Sydney Arts Guide, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

The Comedy of Errors

“At the core of all the sound and fury is the chance to jump in a time machine and experience something magical.” – Arts Review, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Exceptionally funny.” – Australian Stage, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Genuine laugh-out-loud moments.” – The Sydney Morning Herald, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Highly entertaining.” – Broadway World Sydney, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

“Not to be missed.” – Canberra Critics Circle, 12 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“A wonderfully entertaining evening.” – Arts Review, 10 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“A remarkable achievement in out-of-the box theatre making.” – Australian Stage, 8 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“As rollicking and immersive a production of Shakespeare’s most popular comedy as has ever romped across a modern stage.” – The Sydney Morning Herald, 6 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Electrifying.” – Stage Noise, 6 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Physical, funny and smashes the fourth wall apart.” – TimeOut, 6 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Embraces the rawness and spectacle of live theatre with joyous energy.” – Limelight, 6 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Captivating.” – Brisbane Times, 6 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“This is The Dream to fill the heart with fun and the stomach with laughter..” – Performing ArtsHub, 6 September 2018. Read the full review here.

“Brilliant.” – Stage Whispers, September 2018. Read the full review here.

 

Auckland 2017/18 season

The Merchant of Venice

“Magnificent.” – The Theatre Tourist, 7 April 2018. Read the full review here.

“Achieves a fine balance between rigorous academic research into the Shakespearean tradition and the sheer joy of entertaining a diverse audience.” – NZ Herald, 15 January 2018. Read the full review here.

The Comedy of Errors

“Embodies the joyous spirit that has made the Pop-up such a hit.” – NZ Herald, 24 February 2018. Read the full review here.

Macbeth

“Intriguing.” – Theatre Scenes, 11 February 2018. Read the full review here.

Julius Caesar

“Unmissable.” – Theatre Scenes, 26 January 2018. Read the full review here.

“Exceptional.” – NZ Herald, 15 January 2018. Read the full review here.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

“Magical.” – Theatre Review, 9 December 2017. Read the full review here.

“A sweet summer night of wonder, delight and wit.” – NZ Herald, 8 December 2017. Read the full review here.

 

Melbourne 2017 season

Henry V

“An impressively sterling spectacle.” – Theatre People, 6 October 2017. Read the full review here.

“The whole thing was a thrill.” – Australian Stage, 2 October 2017. Read the full review here.

Much Ado About Nothing

“Terrific.” – Australian Stage, 2 October 2017. Read the full review here.

“Not just a show, but an entire experience.” – Theatre People, 1 October 2017. Read the full review here.

As You Like It

“The best night of theatre ever.” – Australian Stage, 25 September 2017. Read the full review here.

“Vigorous and vibrant.” – The Age, 25 September 2017. Read the full review here.

“Relentlessly entertaining.” – Herald Sun, 25 September 2017. Read the full review here.

“Enchants on every level.” – Limelight, 22 September 2017. Read the full review here.

Othello

“Brilliant and unique. A joy to watch.” – Arts Review, 7 December 2017. Read the full review here.

“Spectacular.” – Australian Stage, 6 October 2017. Read the full review here.