Review: Meeting Room 7

“Meeting Room 7 follows the one-year anniversary of a seven-person support group that meets weekly for reasons revealed as the play progresses. The meetings follow a strict ‘no names, no details, no phones’ policy which requires the participants to create a pseudonym for themselves to preserve their anonymity.” Alexa Thanni loves First Theatre Company’s ‘Meeting Room 7’.

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Why must we keep performing Shakespeare?

“Between 16-18th February, I am producing Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, with actors in full Elizabethan garb, with multi-levelled staging and a live band. This is no mean undertaking, even with the dedicated team around me, and often begs the question- not least from my long-suffering parents- why?” Producer of DUCT’s ‘Twelfth Night’, Ellen Olley shares the motivations behind this production.

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