Lloyd Evans Lloyd Evans

Narcissistic posturings

Total Eclipse; The Wonderful World of Dissocia; The Rose Tattoo

Too much artist and not enough art. That’s one problem with Total Eclipse, Christopher Hampton’s play about the titans of French 19th-century poetry. Another is presentation. The show is done ‘in the round’ on a raised slipway between two banks of seats irradiated by the glare reflected from the stage.

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