There are a lot of exciting things in the theatre these days. London’s Royal Court Theatre is one of them. Jez Butterworth is another. And a new play by Jez Butterworth at the Royal Court? It doesn’t get much more exciting than that. THE FERRYMAN opens April 24.
…they hold live debates on which are the best plays.
In the old days we had ultimate fighting. Now we have this.
My money is on Lahr.
It’s been a while since Martin McDonagh had a new play on in London. More recently, his A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE opened on Broadway in 2010 – where it was promptly disemboweled by Irish Times theater critic Fintan O’Toole.
Well McDonagh is at it again – this time at The Royal Court. THE HANGMEN opens in September.