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Showtime shoutout

Break a leg to the students at Schleswig Community School in Schleswig, IA, as they present my play, A Family Reunion to Die For, on February 24!

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Primary Colours

SCHOOL PLAY

Southwark Playhouse, London, Saturday 18th February, 2017

 Alex Mackeith’s debut play is a cracking contemporary comedy that opens a window into the pressurised world of the primary school head teacher.  382 more words

Theatre Review

Showtime shoutout

Break a leg to the students at Kewaunee High School in Kewaunee, WI, as they present my play, A Family Reunion to Die For! Performances are this weekend!

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Interview with playwright Alex MacKeith for Wandsworth Radio

Last week I caught up with Wandsworth-born Alex MacKeith whose debut play School Play has just launched at Southwark Playhouse. Set in a south London primary school, the play confronts what it means to be a school teacher in modern-day Britain. 89 more words

London

School Play at Southwark Playhouse

Boldly going where few playwrights have (ever?) gone before, Alex MacKeith puts the British education system – warts, pressures, dysfunctionality and all – on stage in this naturalistic play about the realities of working in a primary school. 588 more words

Review

Excerpted from Radio Times, November 7, 1979:

In his book The Enemies of Promise Old Etonian Cyril Connolly writes of school friends who meet again as adults.

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Michael Kitchen

Showtime shoutout

Break a leg to the students at Columbia High School in Lake City, FL, as they present my play, A Family Reunion to Die For, on January 28!

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