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RULES FOR LIVING at The National Theatre

A new play by Sam Holcroft, RULES FOR LIVING at the National Theatre was hilarious. It felt like a super charged Alan Ayckbourn with wonderful characters and I really was Laughing Out Loud. 125 more words


Review - Rules for Living - National Theater

I am mystified by the English concept of the embarrassment comedy, a la Abigail’s Party. To me there is little humor to be found in people spending time together being immensely uncomfortable. 734 more words

Theatre review - Rules For Living at the National Theatre (Dorfman stage)

I recently made my second trip to the newly refurbished Dorfman Theatre (I think it’ll always be the Cottesloe to me) to see this new play by Sam Holcroft and what a treat it is. 732 more words


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Onstage at The National, breaking life’s rules has never been so entertaining

The Rules For Living in Sam Holcroft’s eponymous new play are literal, in director Marianne Elliott’s superb in-the-round production for The National. 506 more words

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