London Fringe &
Jane Louise Arnfield
and Sarah Reed in
The Criminal Prosection
and Capital Punishment
by Geoffrey Cush
and transfer to
Vincent Worth and Ricci Harnett
"In Geoffrey Cush's brilliiant new play,
Peter Benedict' makes bold use of
The Diorama's octagonal setting.
Dramatically expansive and
I was stunned by the visual impact of Benedict's production"
Michael Onslow and Charles Grant
"An implausible idea
A remarkable performance.
A beautifully staged, powerful and at times grotesquely funny play"
Gregory Cox and Tim Heath
translated by Noel Clark
The first professional production in English
of one of the great classics of French theatre
premiered at The Gate Theatre
Vincent Worth and George Staines
"The integrity and sincerity of this production
does justice to the
integrity and sincerity
of the play"
Christopher McHallem and Jasper Britton
Matthew Warman and Charles Simpson
Official International Festival
"Characters laid bare starkly and bravely"
performed the double-bill,
as part of the Official Festival,
later transfering to
The King's Head in London
PICNIC IN ETHIOPIA
JUDY PASCOE's monologue
A PICNIC IN ETHIOPIA
transfered from The Traverse to The Tron
"Daring, intelligent... an outstanding talent" Guardian
EXIT THE KING
Wendy Kloos & Mark Homer in Ionesco's EXIT THE KING
transfered from the fringe to the Wimbledon Studio
"Benedict's stylish production in which comedy is kept to the fore" Wimbledon Guardian