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The York Realist

Donmar Warehouse, London ****

© Johan Persson, Ben Batt as George, not so easy in his soul after all...

¬© Johan Persson, Ben Batt as George, not so easy in his soul after all…

Despite the fact that time has overtaken The York Realist to render it as almost as a parody of D H Lawrence, the writer Peter Gill himself championed and films such as the recent trail-blazer, God’s Own Country have made it seem almost too familiar, The York Realist¬†still quietly insinuates its way into your heart. Continue reading