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22 February 2019 The Guardian

The Dark Carnival

By Matthew Lenton. A Vanishing Point review.

IF you have ever been to the theatre with someone recently bereaved, you'll have noticed how often death crops up. It used to be an incidental detail but in recent years, from Jo Clifford's Every One to Theatre Ad Infinitum's Translunar Paradise, grief has become one of theatre's central preoccupations. So it is with Vanishing PointÕs The Dark Carnival, an underworld cabaret about the yearning of the dead and the living to communicate with each other.

 

 

 

 

 

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