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The Funeral Director  – Southwark Playhouse, London

Writer: Iman Qureshi Director:  Hannah Hauer-King Reviewer:  Richard Maguire The Funeral Director is this year’s winner of the 2018 Papatango New Writing Prize, an award that guarantees the winner a full production of their play, and a £6,000 commission for another one. The setting, a Muslim funeral home, is definitely a novel location for London theatre, but Iman Qureshi’s story is, ...

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Pitcairn – Oxford Playhouse

Writer: Richard Bean Director: Max Stafford-Clarke Reviewer: Fergus Morgan There is an eternal human fascination with Utopia. As Oscar Wilde wrote, ‘a map of the world that does not include Utopia is not worth even glancing at, for it leaves out the one country at which Humanity is always landing’. Culturally, a parallel interest exists, yet there is also recognisable ...

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