Two real-life magicians also make their clothes disappear in this cheeky new show at Trafalgar Studios
Excellent performances and a very timely storyline make ‘Rotterdam' a must-see show
Trafalgar Studios is becoming the new go-to smart theatre venue in town, but when Richard Eyre’s adaptation transferred here from its sell-out success in the Almeida, many were surprised.
This was a trip to the theatre a la recherché du temps perdu, remembering times many years ago when Sartre’s drama seemed to be the piece de resistance - shown everywhere, discussed endlessly. A-level French text in English schools at that time I understand, and so very worthy too.
This short play should come with a health warning: watching it can seriously upset marital harmony.