West End Review: February 2010 (1/2)

19th February 2010



Mark Shenton (Sunday Express) and his guests David Benedict (Variety), Charles Spencer (Daily Telegraph), and Matt Wolf (International Herald Tribune) discuss Judi Dench as Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Rose Theatre, Kingston), Measure for Measure (Almeida), An Enemy of the People (Sheffield Crucible), Three Sisters (Lyric Hammersmith), The Caretaker (Trafalgar Studios) and Six Degrees of Separation (Old Vic). Recorded at Dewynters, London.

I don’t think you can say Peter Hall’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is banal, that’s absurd! I think it’s very true to the spirit of the play…