The Prize (Newcastle)
Initially finding out about what makes athletes tick and drives them on, is interesting, but after a while it does seem repetitious. The handling of both Olympic and Paralympic athletes is well handled, but there is little opportunity to get to know a character.
A nice touch is the current Paralympic news being displayed above the actors at the end, so we could instantly link the play to the following days activity. But while this is a worthwhile piece, with an excellent cast, it just does not fully work