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‘The storytelling is undeniably compelling’: Five Characters In Search Of A Good Night’s Sleep – Southwark Playhouse ★★★

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Five Characters In Search Of A Good Night’s Sleep tells you pretty much what you’re going to get as a quintet of older people mull over their lives while courting elusive sleep in a series of monologues ranging from the mundane to the deeply moving.

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‘The cast constantly succeeds in keeping the momentum going’: CLUEDO – Touring ★★★

In Opinion, Other Recent Articles, Plays, Regional theatre, Reviews, Scotland, Touring by Thom DibdinLeave a Comment

The touring Cluedo at the King’s is billed as a ‘brand new play’ and ‘an exciting comedy thriller’. It is certainly possible to quibble with those descriptions as there is little excitement, few thrills and nothing new. However, it does have considerable comic value.