TITLE

Is the theatre clapped out?

AUTHOR(S)
Charles Saatchi
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/24/2012, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
IFIND the theatre faintly embarrassing for the actors performing on stage. It seems rather showyoff in an undignified way. So although over the years I have seen dozens of plays that were entirely thrilling, mostly now, the moment the curtains open, I fall quickly asleep.
ACCESSION #
75905041

 

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