Future Conditional, Old Vic

Rob Brydon (Crane) in Future Conditional. Photo credit Manuel Harlan (2)Can we – should we – control the future? That’s the dilemma faced by anxious parents attempting to steer their offspring through a labyrinthine school system, educational think-tanks, and the teachers shaping young lives. Tamsin Oglesby’s play is an intriguing opener for the Matthew Warchus era: impassioned, fiercely topical, and – with its relatively youthful cast – kicking against the “old” in “Old Vic”. That, and electric guitars as rousing musical accompaniment. The school of rock is now in session.

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One Response to Future Conditional, Old Vic

  1. Miss Bicknell says:

    I agree completely that more would have been lovely – odd for a lengthy play. xxx

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