Authors Posts by Emma Hewitt

Emma Hewitt


Review: In Lambeth

Emma Hewitt is entertained but left disatisfied by Jack Shepherd's exploration of 18th-century revolutionist philosophy

Review: The Caucasian Chalk Circle

Emma Hewitt is impressed by a thoughtful and staunchly authentic version of Brecht's parable

Interview: Alan Ayckbourn

Emma Hewitt chats to the Olivier and Tony Award winning playwright

Review: The Oxford Imps’ 10th Anniversary Spectacular

Emma Hewitt enjoys a diverse selection of comedy treats

Interview: Simon Armitage

Emma Hewitt talks verse, violence and Middle English with prize-winning poet Simon Armitage

Review: The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable

Emma Hewitt is knocked out by Punchdrunk’s latest production; an innovative extravaganza

Why isn’t politics taught in schools? The answer is politics

Emma Hewitt asks why politics isn’t taught in schools and whether there is a political agenda behind this.

More Than Just Play?

Emma Hewitt discusses the risks of censorship in theatre

Interview: Jim Crace

Emma Hewitt talks politics, journalism and Booker nominations with Jim Crace

Review: Foxfinder

A claustrophobic allegorical tale with a remarkably gifted cast


Salome Review – ‘struggles to take audience into another world’

Tea Party Productions' 'Salome' shows the play's continuing power to unsettle

How Charlie Chaplin lost his voice

The rise and fall of the filmmaker and his silent medium

Protesting Bannon doesn’t legitimise aggression

The conduct of the protestors was ineffective and childish

Blues take Major Stanley win

Oxford University’s Rugby Blues beat Cardiff RFC 27-5

Purple Turtle to close down

The night club failed to agree a new lease with the Oxford Union