Fears for the future of the Royal Court

Saturday 10 March 2007

Is the Royal Court in safe hands? A slightly worrying missive from its new artistic director Dominic Cooke plopped onto Andrew’s doormat this morning.

Welcome to my first season as Artistic Director of the Royal Court. At this theatre we are in the business of asking questions – questions about the world we live in and questions about what a play is.

Did they not ask him at his job interview if he knew what a play was? What a shambles.

3 Responses to “Fears for the future of the Royal Court”

  1. daveonthego Says:

    Please don’t say they requested answers by text.

  2. […] West End Whingers reports from Theatreland, where the recently appointed artistic director at the Royal Court appears to be unsure about the very nature of his new job… […]

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