Medea at the National Theatre – for Theatrecat

Libby Purves kindly invited me to review the National Theatre’s new version of Euripides’ Medea for her website, Theatrecat.com.

It is always exciting to have a new Medea, possibly the most controversial of all Euripides’ tragedies, documenting a crime still felt to be fundamentally shocking and unnatural: and Ben Power has given us a tense, profound and horrifying Medea which recalls Euripides’ original closely in mood and pace.

Please click here to read my full review on Theatrecat.

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