Wednesday 21st October 2020
Who stepped up when sport seemed doomed during lockdown? UEFA? FIFA? The IOC? No it was Rob Rouse and some chickens.
This is a marvellous mash-up of the scholarly and totally ridiculous, performed by some of Britain's finest comedians and comedy actors.Jack Hudson, London Theatre Direct, 21st February 2020
Less highbrow than The Globe, less lowbrow than a panto, the Upstart Crow is without a doubt one of this year's top productions.Hari Mountford, Londonist, 21st February 2020
The script is non-stop gags, Shakespeare in-jokes and some gloriously anachronistic lines.Veronica Lee, The Arts Desk, 18th February 2020
The prime market for this stage version of the popular TV series will inevitably be those who are already diehard fans of the show and / or the multi-talented David Mitchell, making his belated West End debut. They will not be disappointed.Philip Fisher, British Theatre Guide, 18th February 2020