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AFTER MISS JULIE: A STYLISHLY PRESENTED PERIOD PIECE

Patrick Marber’s AFTER MISS JULIE is a fascinating exercise in reinventing a classic and if the production playing as part of the Sydney Fringe is an imperfect rendering, it is nevertheless a watchable evening for both a Strinbergian like myself or like my friend, someone without the preconceptions of the initiated.  Presented in the close confines of The Sandstone Cottage in busy, noisy Spice Alley there is much to be said for being so near to the performers.  SPea Productions have taken this proximity seriously in their preparations and there is considerable charm and attraction in the period features of the show. Continue reading AFTER MISS JULIE: A STYLISHLY PRESENTED PERIOD PIECE