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OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD: St James Theatre – PV’s until 2nd Feb, PN 4th February.


25 years ago, Timberlake Wertenbaker’s Our Country’s Good premiered at the Royal Court before transferring to the West End and Broadway, winning major awards on both sides of the Atlantic. This new production is by the play’s original director, Max Stafford-Clark. This is the true story of a ragbag cast of convicts who put on a play under the guidance of an earnest young marine officer. As the barriers between captors and captives break down, they start to discover each other both onstage and behind the scenes…


Published: 16th February 2015