Review: Orson’s Shadow, Southwark Playhouse

Published in Time Out on July 7, 2015

Austin Pendleton’s play imagines a real-life clash between two titans of the stage and screen: Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier. It’s 1960, and Welles is attempting to direct Larry – and his future wife Joan Plowright – in Eugène Ionesco’s surreal play Rhinoceros at the Royal Court. Continue reading “Review: Orson’s Shadow, Southwark Playhouse”