Savile victims honoured in chilling story

An Audience with Jimmy Savile -  Alistair McGowan 5 - cHelen MaybanksHow did he get away with it? That’s the question Jonathan Maitland’s controversial new play addresses, juxtaposing national treasure Sir Jimmy Savile, feted by monarchs, prime ministers and cardinals, with the thuggish serial abuser. Savile’s cheeky asides – the knighthood “got me off the hook!” – gain a chilling double meaning with hindsight.

Read my full Islington Gazette review here

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