What exactly is the level of Kenneth Branagh’s self-awareness? He’s certainly conscious of inviting comparison with Olivier once again by presenting a year-long season of plays at the refurbished Garrick under the auspices of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company – and by taking on Olivier’s famous title role in The Entertainer. But what should we make of his choice of Rattigan’s backstage company Harlequinade, which blithely skewers an egotistical actor/manager and his rep company’s luvvie excesses?
- @MissLauraMG Wait For It... 😉 It's definitely worth the wait! 10 hours ago
- Plus I got to laugh, cry, see a million new amazing details in the staging, and sigh over romantic comma placement… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 10 hours ago
- I continue to be astounded by @1RachelJohn's supernatural talent, and no one in London right now has better command… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 10 hours ago