Art imitates life in Chekhov’s tale of parasitic creatives, and on opening night in Regent’s Park, the reverse also came to pass when a resident moorhen waddled over to greet the dead seagull. It’s a compliment to Matthew Dunster, who fully embeds the Russian tale in our north London park, while Torben Betts’s sparky free adaptation gives the 120-year-old work an effortlessly contemporary feel.
- @TobyonTV Absolutely. Shame, it's lost all power now - Stacey this week was basically griping that she hadn't got h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 9 hours ago
- @TobyonTV And next week everyone will get 10s anyway, so it's pretty meaningless #scd #strictly 9 hours ago
- @SheilaStenhouse @allisonpearson Not at all - but sadly she doesn't have the public vote #scd #strictly 9 hours ago