Authors Posts by Finola Austin

Finola Austin


Preview: The Duchess of Malfi

A poor production fails to live up to Webster's tragic masterpiece

Review: A Chaste Maid in Cheapside

The Edward's Boys bring Cheapside into Somerville chapel

Review: Bent

A poignant script, interesting staging and the odd song make this one to watch

First Night Review: Samson Agonistes

Merton Chapel provides the perfect backdrop for this atmospheric production

Ruddigore: First Night Review

A riotous romp at the O'Reilly

No horsing around here

Equus is sinister, stressful and very successful

Drama Briefing

Our regular bulletin giving you the lowdown on jobs, plays, workshops and other dramatic titbits.

Hilary’s dramatic highlights

Our Stage Editor takes a look at what's on stage this term.

Hilary’s dramatic highlights HRSP

Our Stage Editor takes a look at what's on stage this term.

Interview: Lucy Caldwell

The award-winning playwright talks about the beginnings of her career


The Witching Hour

A séance themed photo shoot

Overlord combines fun, gore, and flaws galore

An entertaining yet terrifying film that will keep you on the edge of your seat

Sufjan Stevens: Saying is believing

Everything about Stevens’ work is an attempt to love right, and to believe right

How to beat the fifth week blues

Brownies, smoothies and good-old chicken nuggets: this is your guide

Journey’s End preview – a play about brotherhood

Bessie Yuill finds an emphasis on WW1's individual soldiers and their relationships in this Remembrance Day production