Kariss

London | 25-34 | Female
About:  Theatre blogger based in London
Reviews (59)
72
Sound Of The Underground
Sloane Square
Intelligent, Entertaining, Confusing, Delightful, Ambitious
February 3rd, 2023

See it if You want to see theatre turned on its head

Don't see it if you are looking for a fully polished piece, the messaging of this show is great and when its good its amazing but its a bit messy at times

81
Refreshing, Quirky, Intense, Edgy, Dizzying
February 3rd, 2023

See it if A completely new take on a coming out story

Don't see it if you don't like to see graphic nudity, audience interaction or are looking to see a straight forward play

56
Picasso
Notting Hill
Absorbing, Quirky, Indulgent, Cliched, Ambitious
February 3rd, 2023

See it if You want to know more about picasso and his relationship with women through his eyes

Don't see it if You want a balanced depiction with no self indulgence or don't like to see misogyny

72
The Elephant Song
Finsbury Park
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Intense, Great writing, Absorbing
February 3rd, 2023

See it if You want to see a show about psychology with a subtle twist

Don't see it if You are expecting a traditional 'who done it'

70
Wreckage
Battersea
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Intense, Great writing, Great acting
January 11th, 2023

See it if You like to see a show about raw grief and loss

Don't see it if You are sensitive to triggers around death

95
Hilarious, Refreshing, Great writing, Great acting, Clever
January 11th, 2023

See it if You want to see a hilarious surreal anti-fleabag style show

Don't see it if You don't like comedy about women

51
Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Quirky, Fluffy, Great writing
December 20th, 2022

See it if You want a modern take on this classic tale

Don't see it if You want to see a highly polished show

78
Profound, Must see, Great writing, Clever, Absorbing
December 13th, 2022

See it if You like a political drama

Don't see it if you don't like wordy shows

80
La Clique
Westminster
Great singing, Edgy, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful
December 13th, 2022

See it if You like circus acts and caberet

Don't see it if you don't like a bit of raunchyness or want something heavy on Christmas themeing

56
Who's Holiday!
Elephant and Castle
Great staging, Fluffy, Funny, Disappointing, Banal
December 13th, 2022

See it if You like Miz Cracker and don't mind some Christmas fluff

Don't see it if You don't know the storys of The Grinch which this is based on

76
Refreshing, Profound, Intense, Great writing, Funny
December 13th, 2022

See it if You want a show that tackles identity and imigration

Don't see it if you want a light hearted comedy

79
A Sherlock Carol
Marylebone
Great writing, Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing
November 24th, 2022

See it if You want a christmas show with a murderous twist combining favourite characters

Don't see it if You don't like classic stories to be messed with

74
Profound, Intense, Edgy, Funny, Entertaining
November 10th, 2022

See it if you like raw, open and funny tales of modern life

Don't see it if you don't like bad language and honest conversations

56
A Single Man (London)
Finsbury Park
Slow, Intelligent, Disappointing, Entertaining, Confusing
November 4th, 2022

See it if You like the book or film

Don't see it if you aren't familiar with the source material, its confusing and slow at times

59
Slow, Refreshing, Fluffy, Great acting, Confusing
October 25th, 2022

See it if You like a slow-paced love story

Don't see it if you want something that really holds your attention

94
Quirky, Profound, Must see, Funny, Delightful
October 23rd, 2022

See it if You want to see a rollercoaster of a play that is laugh out loud funny and will also bring you to tears

Don't see it if You don't have a soul or something...

83
Quirky, Relevant, Fluffy, Great singing, Delightful
October 13th, 2022

See it if you like hearing great voices

Don't see it if you like plot

70
Thought-provoking, Profound, Intense, Great writing, Absorbing
October 11th, 2022

See it if You like documentry style theatre

Don't see it if You are triggered by racism and rape

60
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intense, Indulgent, Great writing
October 11th, 2022

See it if You want a thought provoking show with great acting

Don't see it if you want a big theatreical show

83
Ruckus (London)
Elephant and Castle
Intense, Edgy, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing
October 11th, 2022

See it if You want to see great acting and a moving script

Don't see it if you want to see a big budget show

66
The Great Gatsby
Westminster
Refreshing, Quirky, Disappointing, Confusing, Delightful
October 11th, 2022

See it if You like immersive theatre and getting involved

Don't see it if You want to see every bit of the show, some scenes can be missed while in other rooms

69
For a previous production
Refreshing, Quirky, Indulgent, Great acting, Clever
October 11th, 2022

See it if You like the idea of a 'choose your own adventure' style show

Don't see it if you don't like the idea of missing out on some of the storylines

94
The P Word (London)
Shepherds Bush
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Romantic, Great acting, Funny
October 11th, 2022

See it if You love drama that challenges perceptions and is funny yet moving

Don't see it if You are expecting a big set

95
The Doctor
West End
Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing
October 11th, 2022

See it if You like funny, intelligent fast-paced shows

Don't see it if You don't like dialogue heavy shows

55
Quirky, Refreshing, Overrated, Fluffy, Entertaining
October 11th, 2022

See it if You love the film

Don't see it if You are expecting a really exciting big musical

86
Refreshing, Great staging, Enchanting, Clever, Absorbing
October 6th, 2022

See it if You like seeing an element of the fantastical on stage

Don't see it if You want to have all the answers at the end

84
Six (West End)
West End
Enchanting, Refreshing, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever
October 3rd, 2022

See it if You know your history so you can get all the many inside jokes

Don't see it if You like history to be just informative and not fun or feminist retellings

77
Intense, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing
September 6th, 2022

See it if You like intence and funny family dramas

Don't see it if You don't like lots of shouting in theatre

76
Masterful, Great writing, Entertaining, Cliched, Clever
September 6th, 2022

See it if You love a good old fashioned murder mystery with lots of laughs

Don't see it if You don't like cliched murder mysteries

73
For a previous production
Scary, Intense, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing
September 6th, 2022

See it if You like scary theatre and up to date takes on ghost stories

Don't see it if You don't like jump scares

95
Cruise (London)
West End
Resonant, Relevant, Intense, Funny, Absorbing
August 17th, 2022

See it if You love fantastically acted one-person performances with masterful sound design. With an important lesson of queer history added in.

Don't see it if You don't like good plays for some reason

54
Banal, Slow, Fluffy, Funny, Entertaining
July 24th, 2022

See it if You are happy with a fluffy feel good musical and like comedy

Don't see it if you want to see anything unique or good staging.

94
Intelligent, Masterful, Entertaining, Ambitious, Absorbing
June 21st, 2022

See it if You like the book and deep, character lead storytelling that doesn't shy away from tough areas.

Don't see it if You are offended by the use of racist language and racist motives or expect a lot of action and adventure

65
During previews
Quirky, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Intense, Funny
June 16th, 2022

See it if You are a fan of dark comedies

Don't see it if You are expecting a typical laugh a minute comedy

40
Chicago (London)
Wimbledon
Slow, Raunchy, Edgy, Great singing, Dated
May 19th, 2022

See it if You want to see a basic show with little imagination

Don't see it if You really like the film, this is the rare instance where the film is better, or if you want to see cool sts

60
Overrated, Romantic, Fluffy, Entertaining, Banal
May 19th, 2022

See it if You love the music and the film and being swept into a romance

Don't see it if You don't like anything to twee or the music of Abba

75
Fluffy, Great singing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Ambitious
May 19th, 2022

See it if You love the DIsney film and being swept up in the music

Don't see it if You don't like noisy children in the audiance

71
Delightful, Fluffy, Great staging, Great singing, Dated
May 19th, 2022

See it if You love classic musicals with set as they were originally written and a great cast.

Don't see it if You are expecting any kind of big modernisation or don't like twee musicals.

74
Ambitious, Refreshing, Entertaining, Delightful
May 16th, 2022

See it if You like high energy performances

Don't see it if You don't like musicals

80
Delightful, Intense, Riveting, Great acting, Funny
May 16th, 2022

See it if You enjoy an intense show with minimal staging

Don't see it if You don't like being frightened

65
Refreshing, Overrated, Great staging, Great singing, Ambitious
May 16th, 2022

See it if You like retellings and big musicals

Don't see it if you are looking for anything too deep

67
Relevant, Intense, Indulgent, Disappointing
May 16th, 2022

See it if You don't want to think too much about the plot

Don't see it if You are too plot-driven and plot holes will bother you

81
Fluffy, Epic, Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting
May 16th, 2022

See it if You like big family-friendly musicals with a lot of magic

Don't see it if You don't like hows too twee

54
Great staging, Overrated, Slow, Indulgent, Disappointing
May 16th, 2022

See it if You like children singing and don't mind some miss dialogue and if you love anything twee

Don't see it if You want great acting or deep plots

90
For a previous production
Refreshing, Great staging, Entertaining, Enchanting, Ambitious
May 16th, 2022

See it if You know the characters and love to see amazing stage effects

Don't see it if you aren't familiar with the basic HP story

70
Great staging, Hilarious, Fluffy, Funny, Absorbing
May 16th, 2022

See it if You want a really good laugh and you like slapstick humour

Don't see it if You don't want to see anything too silly

74
Edgy, Hilarious, Refreshing, Quirky, Funny
May 16th, 2022

See it if You aren't easily offended and love South Park style humour

Don't see it if you are offended by almost anything, theres no stone left unturned

79
Fluffy, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting
May 16th, 2022

See it if You love a big musical extravaganza

Don't see it if You don't want to see something with too much fluff

62
Great staging, Great singing, Disappointing, Confusing, Ambitious
May 16th, 2022

See it if You are a fan of big ambicious musicals

Don't see it if You really like the book or the history

92
Riveting, Refreshing, Must see, Entertaining, Ambitious
May 16th, 2022

See it if You want an emotional rollercoaster of a performance.

Don't see it if You are triggered by the events surrounding 9/1l