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Donmar Warehouse, London (***)

© Manuel Harlan, Danny Webb as Mr De Wit Dupont-Dufort, and Katherine Kinglsey as Mrs Marcee Dupont-Dufort

© Manuel Harlan, Danny Webb as Mr De Wit Dupont-Dufort, and Katherine Kinglsey as Mrs Marcee Dupont-Dufort

We see less of French playwright Jean Anouilh these days though in the 1950s and early ‘60s, he was quite the darling, taken up by no less than Peter Brook, Paul Scofield, and Laurence Olivier. Continue reading