James Brining's revival of Alan Bennett's 1980 play suggests the work "improves as the years pass"
Opened 19 May 2014
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Written in 1980, Alan Bennett set this dark comedy in his home town of Leeds where an ageing couple are living in the city's last back-to-back. With the demolition of the area in progress, Wilf and Connie are soon to be re-housed in a brand new maisonette with a waste disposal unit and non-slip vinyl flooring! When a sociologist comes to observe them in their daily life, normality takes a decidedly atypical turn...
Reviewed by Legaleagle1 on 31 May 2014