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Girls & Boys

Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Downstairs, London ****

© Marc Brenner, Carey Mulligan coolly describing terrible things...

© Marc Brenner, Carey Mulligan, sensational as raconteur, coolly describing terrible things…

The thing about Dennis Kelly is he likes to leave audiences with a moral question mark. Not for him easy platitudes. Or neat little conclusions. No wonder you’ll find him listed, amongst his credits, as author of the `book’ for Matilda the musical and the tv thriller, Utopia (also the comedy series, Pulling, on Netflix). Continue reading

Pilgrims

The Yard Theatre, London (****)

© Mark Carline, Jack Monaghan (Dan), Steffan Donnelly (Will), mountaineering pals.

© Mark Carline, Jack Monaghan (Dan), Steffan Donnelly (Will), mountaineering pals.

Winner of the George Devine award for Most Promising Playwright in 2013, Elinor Cook goes from strength to strength. Continue reading