Playwright Alexi Kaye Campbell on The Faith Machine

3rd October 2011


The playwright talks to Aleks Sierz about his latest play, The Faith Machine, an ambitious drama of ideas which starred Ian McDiarmid and has just finished its run at the Royal Court theatre. Recorded at the Royal Court, 30 September 2011.

Edward has dedicated his whole life to the church, but he’s a radical Christian – and he’s very much influenced by ideas about how religious stories function as metaphors.