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


Tolkien fans visit Oxford to celebrate author

The four-day event will include a Hobbit bake-off

Exclusive: Jude Law to speak at Union

The BAFTA-winning actor will appear with Jeremy Gilley, founder of Peace One Day, to promote the initiative, which works for an annual day of ceasefire and non-violence worldwide

Oxford historian discovers new letter sent by suffragette

The letter was written in 1905 by Annie Kenney, the first suffragette to be imprisoned in the campaign for the vote

App launched to help new students navigate Oxford

The app features the presidents of Oxford SU, the African and Caribbean Society (ACS) and the Dramatic Society, as well as the Bodleian librarian

Oxford Club Couture

Feathers, latex, or pyjamas: the dress code for Oxford clubs knows no bounds