Adam Kotz Pastor Manders Jack Lowden Oswald Will Keen Manders Lesley Manville Helene Brian McCardie Jacob Charlene McKenna Regina The performances are quite simply breathtaking [...] Theatre seldom, if ever, comes greater than this ...By Far and Away the best work I have ever seen at the theatre. Manville captures [Helene Alving's] mix of birdlike efficiency, self-denial and strength as she negotiates a plot that deals with the misery caused by disease, snobbish attitudes and masculine excess. Using his own sharp, swift-footed adaptation, Richard Eyre's spell-binding production builds to its shattering climax in an unbroken 90-minute arc.
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