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Noughts & Crosses – Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Writer: Sabrina Mahfouz from the novel by Malorie Blackman Director: Esther Richardson Reviewer: Selwyn Knight Imagine an alternative Britain. A Britain in which discrimination on the basis of your skin colour is rife. Where the underclass isn’t allowed mobile phones or even such luxuries as milk every day. Where schools and jobs are segregated. In this Britain, the ruling class ...

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Noughts and Crosses – Paradise in Augustine’s, Edinburgh

Writer: Malorie Blackman Reviewer: Danielle Shields A society conflicted by race: Crosses (blacks) are dominant over noughts (whites). King Edward VI School have brought to the Fringe a tense adaptation of Malorie Blackman’s captivating novelNoughts and Crossesand it feels like they have taken the whole school with them judging by the size of the cast. Unfortunately the colour of one’s ...

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