I reviewed Midsummer Mischief Programme B at the kind invitation of Libby Purves, for her website Theatrecat.com.
I CAN HEAR YOU – E.V. Crowe
Starkly funny, E.V. Crowe’s play shows us how old-fashioned patriarchal family stereotypes fail to nourish or support anyone, and speaks clearly about why they must be broken.
THIS IS NOT AN EXIT – Abi Zakarian
Clever, funny, and moving, with a haunting sense of nostalgia for the lost priorities of the past, and some wonderful original music by Johanna Groot Bluemink, Zakarian takes us back to a time when achievements, hopes and dreams were real. Let’s hope they can be so again.