7th February, 2014 / 11.00am - 4.00pm
14th April, 2015
‘Surely we are all mad people and they, Whom we think are, are not; we mistake those, ’Tis we are mad in sense, they but in clothes.’
Middleton’s blackly comic and fantastically grotesque masterpiece is given a fresh look by MA Acting Classical students and director Mark Bell (The Play That Goes Wrong). By exploring the use of bouffon, as espoused by Jacques Lecoq, this production will explore the moment when those unearthing corruption face the point where they themselves have become corrupt: ‘When the bad bleeds, then is the tragedy good’.