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A Number – The Other Room, Cardiff

Writer: Caryl Churchill Director: Ed Madden Designer: Carl Davies  Lighting: Joe Fletcher Sound Design/Composer: Tic Ashfield  Reviewer: Leah Tozer Caryl Churchill’s play about cloning is more pertinent, more perceptive, and more powerful than ever, and it has little to do with the technical practicalities of cloning now, almost twenty years after its premiere. Actually, A Number never had much to do with cloning at all, but connection: of ...

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A Number – The Alma Theatre, Bristol

Writer: Caryl Churchill Director: Emel Yilmaz Reviewer: Jacqui Onions [Rating:5] How would you feel if you discovered you were a clone? What would it be like to find out you were one of “a number,” all genetically identical? This is the fascinating basis of Caryl Churchill’s brilliantly crafted play. In just an hour, Churchill takes the audience on an emotive ...

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