Star director Yael Farber’s revival of a 1990s classic is surely atmospheric, but it lacks symbolic weight.
Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.
Despite this, and the freezing temperature of the venue, the Styx, I was struck by how well the work has endured, and how recent global disasters (Syria, Brexit, the refugee crisis) have only served to increase its relevance.
Twentieth anniversary revival of Yasmina Reza’s contemporary classic is well acted, but conservative.
Great revival of Caryl Churchill’s classic 1990s double bill is theatrically thrilling and emotionally true.