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A Level Playing Field – Jermyn Street Theatre, London

Writer:Jonathan Lewis Director:Chris Popert Reviewer:MichaelGray   Education, Education, Education. That's the theme, and the over-arching title, of Jonathan Lewis's new trilogy. Looking at the system through the eyes of the teachers, the parents, and first, here, the students. Confined in exclusion between Politics and Philosophy A-level exams, they brag, they whinge, they indulge in banter that's borderline bullying.Laddishness shades into ...

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Religion and Anarchy – Jermyn Street Theatre, London

Writer: Steven Berkoff Directors: Steven Berkoff and Max Barton Reviewer: Harry Stern [rating:2.5] Taking on the responsibility for telling of the heritage of prejudice and discrimination against the Jews is nothing new. To succeed in touching the heart or stimulating the intellect demands that something extraordinary be presented. Steven Berkoff's five playlets dealing with the subject rarely rise beyond the ...

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