REGIONAL REVIEWS: BIRMINGHAM
WHAT'S ON: ★ ★ ★ ★ 'A must-see show'
: Its impact is immediate and visceral, its story still powerfully resonant, making this a must-see show
DAILY SPECTACLE: ★ ★ ★ ★ 'A theatrical delight'
Birmingham Rep have found a recipe that works, and like any tried and tested recipe have brought it back and whipped it up into a theatrical delight.
It is a first rate-production, beautifully delivered by a superb cast.
Steinbeck's themes of friendship, loneliness, dreams and the hopelessness of America's Great Depression are conveyed as effortlessly as he intended in Roxana Silbert's polished and atmospheric production.