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Fanta Orange (****)

READ THE ORIGINAL REVIEW ON FRINGEREVIEW! LOWDOWN Sally Woodcock’s debut piece is a striking piece about the state of modern Africa, told through a crisp, witty love triangle. Crossing racial and ethical boundaries, it flirts with political incorrectness while indulging all manner of casual assumptions about what it means to be African and live in … Continue reading / Review / Writing: Journalism

The Provoked Wife (****)

READ THE ORIGINAL REVIEW ON FRINGEREVIEW! LOWDOWN Among Restoration comedies, The Provoked Wife‘s notoriety is often attributed to its difficult subject matter: in the 1700s, women were expected to be virtuous and honourable, while men could do, within reason, whatever they pleased – how then do we judge a ‘provoked’ woman, unhappily married, engaging in … Continue reading