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    Modern musicals and new writing: where did musical theatre leave off?

    CW: Addiction, rape, homophobia, conversion therapy, depression. "While the apparent lack of original musicals can feel disheartening, there’s actually a lot of original work out there." Katie Kirkpatrick looks at the state of new musical theatre.
    Image Credit: Marc Brenner

    Fun Home?

    CW: sexual assault, child abuse, suicide, homophobia. 2015 was a great year in the history of musical theatre, possibly the greatest year of this century...

    Becoming Hir

    The play’s cathartic nature hinges on New York playwright Taylor Mac’s darkly playful approach to gender issues.

    Queerness, Revulsion and Magic – the Dissonant Worlds of Angels in...

    ‘Children of the new morning, criminal minds Selfish and greedy and loveless and blind. Reagan’s children’  Angels in America is a play about bodies. Kushner revels in...

    Review: Beard

    McNelis' new musical is gripping and raises the important issue of homophobia in sport.

    Citizenship Review – ‘witty, thoughtful and true-to-life’

    Ami Griffiths is impressed by a direct but deft portrayal of bisexuality.

    Citizenship Preview – ‘challenges the binary of sexuality’

    Mark Ravenhill's exploration of the nature of bisexuality in this coming-of-age drama is continually relevant