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BRIMSTONE & TREACLE – The Hope Theatre

In London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Reviews by Helen McWilliamsLeave a Comment

Dennis Potter’s controversial and previously banned, dark, harrowing and twisted comedy, is perhaps not as shocking today as it undoubtedly was back in the 70’s. However, what’s notable about this 40th anniversary revival which has been innovatively directed by The Hope Theatre’s resident Artistic Director, Matthew Parker, is the boundless sub-text that flows throughout the piece.