Authors Posts by Joel Casey

Joel Casey


Review: Nightcrawler

Joel Casey is impressed with a moody Jake Gyllenhaal in Nightcrawler

First year exhibition at the Ruskin

Cherwell reports on the Ruskin School of Art's first year exhibition, asking artists and viewers about the artwork

Oxford University Shakespeare Festival

Cherwell speaks to the director of the Oxford University Shakespeare Festival, and is given access to a rehearsal of A Comedy of Errors, one of the featured plays

Interview: Director of ‘The History Boys’

Cherwell interviews James Lorenz, who is directing a student production of 'The History Boys', now showing at The Oxford Playhouse

Profile: Ricky Gervais

Joel Casey talks activism, atheism, and America with RIcky Gervais

Review: Nebraska

Alexander Payne's latest feature is saddening, hilarious and heart-warming - largely due to Bruce Dern's compelling performance

Review: I’m So Excited

Despite some funny lines, Joel Casey finds the latest film from Pedro Almodóvar substandard


Police looking into Nazi salutes at Bannon protests

An Oxford student filmed the men who were part of a counter-protest

Autumn by Ali Smith: a seasonal portrait of post-Brexit Britain

The first book in Smith's ongoing quartet reminds us that sympathy is possible in our polarised times

‘Widows’ is a celebration of female grit and resolve

Viola Davis leads a group of kick-ass women in a heist film with a lot on its mind

England’s stubborn faith in Keaton Jennings reaps its reward

The ECB must explore ways to promote the lost art of Test batsmanship at a grassroots level

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

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