Reviews Lags - by Ron Hutchinson (2001)

“One character tells another: ‘Come in here with expectations low and you might be pleasantly surprised.’ Good advice for a critic; except that I went with expectations high and was far from disappointed.” –Michael Billington, The Guardian

“…exceptional production. …hauntingly sad and beautiful.” –Dominic Cavendish, The Daily Telegraph

“…stunning …the most exciting new play Bristol has seen for many a stretch.” –Jeremy Brien, The Stage

“…intense, compelling …perfectly paced, authentically violent, tough-minded …top-of-the-range ensemble work …watching drama this good is bloody exhilarating. Absolutely recommended.” –Tom Phillips, Venue Magazine

“I doubt if there will be a better new play premiered in the region this year …remarkable.” –Helen Reid, Western Daily Press

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About Us Where we came from – and where we’re going…

Show Of Strength has produced new work in non theatre spaces for over twenty years, and created three informal, intimate and accessible new venues in Bristol – Since 2008 we have taken to the streets and shops and now perform in ‘found’ spaces in and around Bristol.

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Information on current productions, what we’ve got planned for the future and everything we’ve done in the past.

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