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Torn

Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs (****)

© Helen Maybanks, Adelle Leonce (Angel)

© Helen Maybanks, Adelle Leonce (Angel)

For some bizarre reason, the design credits for Torn include designer, assistant designer, set construction and three scenic artists for a production which appears to be simply a stack of chairs in a circle with a tea/coffee table at the side. Continue reading

You For Me For You

Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, London (****)

© Tristram Kenton

© Tristram Kenton

Director Richard Twyman is something of a specialist when it comes to international plays. His previous one in this theatre was his sensitive handling of Palestinian writer, Dalia Taha’s delicate Fireworks, covering the ongoing Palestinian-Israeli conflict. Continue reading