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Gary Naylor

Gary Naylor is chief London reviewer for BroadwayWorld (https://www.broadwayworld.com/author/Gary-Naylor) and feels privileged to see so much of his home city's theatre. He writes about cricket for The Guardian (https://www.theguardian.com/profile/gary-naylor) and is a lead commentator at Guerilla Cricket (https://www.guerillacricket.com/). He podcasts on 80s and 90s football at https://www.nessundormapod.com/. He writes on films at Letterboxd  https://letterboxd.com/garynaylor999/. He tweets at https://twitter.com/garynaylor999




MOST POPULAR ARTICLES
LAST 30 DAYS

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: MISS FOZZARD FINDS HER FEET, BBC iPlayer PhotoBWW Review: TALKING HEADS: MISS FOZZARD FINDS HER FEET, BBC iPlayer
Posted: Jul. 8, 2020


BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: THE SHRINE, BBC iPlayer PhotoBWW Review: TALKING HEADS: THE SHRINE, BBC iPlayer
Posted: Jul. 9, 2020


BWW Review: UNDONE, Amazon Prime PhotoBWW Review: UNDONE, Amazon Prime
Posted: Jul. 14, 2020


BWW Review: MONSTERS AND MEN, Sky Go PhotoBWW Review: MONSTERS AND MEN, Sky Go
Posted: Jul. 15, 2020


BWW Interview: James Haddrell Talks THE SECRET LOVE LIFE OF OPHELIA PhotoJames Haddrell Talks THE SECRET LOVE LIFE OF OPHELIA
Posted: Jul. 30, 2020


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Review: FRANKENSTEIN, National Theatre At Home PhotoBWW Review: FRANKENSTEIN, National Theatre At Home
Posted: Apr. 30, 2020


BWW Review: LA TRAVIATA, Royal Opera House PhotoBWW Review: LA TRAVIATA, Royal Opera House
Posted: Dec. 18, 2019


BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: A CHIP IN THE SUGAR, BBC iPlayer PhotoBWW Review: TALKING HEADS: A CHIP IN THE SUGAR, BBC iPlayer
Posted: Jun. 30, 2020


BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: THE OUTSIDE DOG, BBC iPlayer PhotoBWW Review: TALKING HEADS: THE OUTSIDE DOG, BBC iPlayer
Posted: Jun. 30, 2020


BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: SOLDIERING ON, BBC iPlayer PhotoBWW Review: TALKING HEADS: SOLDIERING ON, BBC iPlayer
Posted: Jun. 25, 2020


BWW Review: DEATH IN VENICE, Royal Opera House PhotoBWW Review: DEATH IN VENICE, Royal Opera House
Posted: Nov. 22, 2019


BWW Interview: James Haddrell Talks THE SECRET LOVE LIFE OF OPHELIA
July 30, 2020

James Haddrell, Artistic and Executive Director of Greenwich Theatre, talks about life under lockdown and his new online production of Steven Berkoff's play, The Secret Love Life Of Ophelia.

BWW Review: MONSTERS AND MEN, Sky Go
July 15, 2020

The stories career along at the speed of a subway train, barely giving a moment for the dilemmas so skilfully set up to be mentally processed before another comes along to knock you off balance. That so many of these challenges do not apply to me nor to my two boys around Zyrick's age, is proof that the phrase 'white privilege' is no empty slogan.

BWW Review: UNDONE, Amazon Prime
July 14, 2020

Undone is an extraordinary examination of what it feels like to live in a world that appears more layered than linear, the past poking into the present so often that the boundaries soon cease to have any real meaning.

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: THE SHRINE, BBC iPlayer
July 9, 2020

In the second of the new monologues and the last in the series, two women grieve for the same person (who happened to be two different men).

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: MISS FOZZARD FINDS HER FEET, BBC iPlayer
July 8, 2020

Technically excellent and engaging, the penultimate episode in this splendid reboot is let down by stakes that seem too slight to warrant our full emotional investment.

5 Shows I'd Most Like To See When Theatre Returns
July 3, 2020

We will return to theatres very different from those we left - and we are different too. So what should we see? Here are five, very varied, suggestions.

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: NIGHTS IN THE GARDEN OF SPAIN, BBC iPlayer
July 1, 2020

Tamsin Greig delivers the standout performance of the series as the woman who finds friendship with a murderer.

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: BED AMONG THE LENTILS, BBC iPlayer
July 1, 2020

Lesley Manville gives us a vicar's wife finding solace in the bottle when she wants and deserves more - fleetingly, she gets it.

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: THE OUTSIDE DOG, BBC iPlayer
June 30, 2020

Rochenda Sandell gives a fine performance with a script that falls below the high standard set in other episodes.

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: A CHIP IN THE SUGAR, BBC iPlayer
June 30, 2020

Martin Freeman takes on the writer's old role in the tale of a man trapped with his mother who finds that, for all the frustrations that entails, anything else is probably worse.

BWW Review: TALKING HEADS: SOLDIERING ON, BBC iPlayer
June 25, 2020

Muriel plays the perfect hostess. Even at her husband's funeral, she oils the wheels of that deathless discourse of upper middle class, rural sociability - the Massey Ferguson set are introduced to the charity stalwarts, the City suits to ex-military men, the WI to the cruise ship regulars.

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - RICHARD III, BritBox
June 6, 2020

BWW has reviewed the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - HENRY VI: CIVIL WAR, BritBox
June 3, 2020

BWW is reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - HENRY VI: FRANCE AND REBELLION, BritBox
June 2, 2020

BWW is reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PARTS NINE, TEN AND ELEVEN, BritBox
May 31, 2020

BWW is reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PARTS SEVEN AND EIGHT, BritBox
May 30, 2020

BWW is reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PARTS FOUR, FIVE AND SIX, BritBox
May 29, 2020

BWW is reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PART THREE, BritBox
May 27, 2020

BWW will be reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PART TWO, BritBox
May 26, 2020

The Hollow Crown continues with power slithering away from Richard to the reluctant usurper, Bolingbroke.

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PART ONE, BritBox
May 25, 2020

BWW will be reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).



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