Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.
“‘Scattering’, it was the, the poem itself. All the ones, all your suggestions were really morbid…! They were all about death. Or dying. Or, yeah, people being widowed. Illness. And I said, I said, people are going to think we’re willing this thing to fail. But you said, you said death and marriage go hand in hand. You start, the start is about, you commit because of death, not, yeah, not — if more people started thinking about death sooner you said, we’d all fuck up a lot less.”
– Carrie in Nick Payne’s Elegy at the Donmar Warehouse