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Carmen Disruption, Almeida Theatre

Bricks from disintegrating walls cover the stage.

A hulking, black bull breathes it last.

An aging opera singer arrives in a nameless European city.

A narcissistic rent boy readies for a “date.” 1,085 more words

Adapatation

Carmen Disruption

The inside of playwright Simon Stephens brain must be one hell of a place. I blow hot and cold with his work, but it’s always interesting and  challenging. 213 more words

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Common Distractions: An Interview with Simon Stephens

Simon Stephens’ play Carmen Disruption deals with themes of technology, social isolation, and fragmented relationships. The Almeida’s Simone Finney talked to him about about inspiration, isolation and his complicated relationship with his iPhone. 818 more words

Almeida Theatre

Carmen Disruption review

Review of Carmen Disruption by Simon Stephens at the Almeida Theatre, Islington added. Hugely theatrical, brilliantly done … but avant garde, or pretentious?

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WHAT'S ON MAY: GODS ARE FALLEN AND ALL SAFETY GONE AT THE TRON

Gods Are Fallen And All Safety Gone is an investigation into what happens when we discover that our parents are flawed human beings, and that at some point, sooner than we think, they are suddenly going to disappear from our lives. 112 more words

Glasgow

Oresteia: A Train of Thought

Following the first week of rehearsals for Oresteia, adapted and directed by Robert Icke, Assistant Director Anthony Almeida helps us prepare for the moral challenges that lie ahead… 263 more words

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God and the Law

Who knew all Ibsen needed was a bit of menace?  A little over a year ago, BAM presented the Young Vic’s stellar production of A Doll’s House… 451 more words

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