Designed by Miriam Nabarro
written by Stella Feehily, directed by Max Stafford Clark
Royal Court, Bolton Octogan+ touring, Out of Joint
A particular mention should be made of the excellent, understated work by designer Miriam Nabarro who has herself spent time in the DRC. The details she introduces, from the beer bottles to the design of the simple living spaces, all ring perfectly true.'
****Kevin E.G. Perry, Exeunt Magazine
'Max Stafford-Clark's direction is delicate and subtle amid simple staging. It awakens you to the pity, dignity and terror of Africa.' ****Libby Purves, The Times
Orla Fitzgerald, Jack Farthing and Julie Dray in Bang Bang Bang
Under Max Stafford-Clark's smart direction, the only clanking comes from Miriam Nabarro's astute set, its mobile metal walls as hard and cold as gun casings, and as ineffective a form of protection.' ****Time Out