By April de Angelis
Dir: Garry Thomas
Wed 20th April-Sat 23rd April,
Wed 27 April-30 April.
“I don’t look 50. I don’t act 50. I could get away with … 43?”
Hilary, an anguished north London heroine, has made it to 50 with not nearly enough to show for it: her ever-texting teenage daughter is in a state of perpetual, highly sexed rebellion,her marriage has sagged into severe disrepair and her worthy job on a local ‘reading support’ unit is falling prey to the cuts.
“It’s funny, deliciously rude and at times piercingly moving…” The Guardian