How do we talk to those that we hate? How do we speak across the anger that divides us? Those are the opening lines in Chris Hannan's provocative new play, What Shadows - and they were also amongst the questions raised at my post-show Q&A.
Inspired by David Baddiel: My top ten most highly trolled tweets
David Baddiel uses Twitter to guide his storytelling in My Family: Not the Sitcom
Q&A photos and podcast: A return to Brechtian politics via The Caucasian Chalk Circle
What would Bertolt Brecht have made of Donald Trump? Brecht's "epic theatre" was sparked by the rise of Nazism in 1930s Germany. Many pundits have likened the political period we've now entered with that dark decade of the twentieth century.
The ‘will of the people’? London has no place in My Country
My Country; a work in progress I’ve never voted Conserative. Indeed, the morning
Tanya Moodie on Trump: ‘We need to keep marching together, every day’
Women's March London, 21 January 2017. © Peter Jones This week the president
How much have I been missing the National Theatre? 5 NT shows for 2017
Coming up at the National in 2017: My Country, Ugly Lies the Bones, Twelfth
What fair-minded people need to know about… Trump’s America
Don't stop being outraged by 'The Donald' In the days before this year's
My personal #EURef round-up: If you’re not sure how to vote yet, please read & watch
Manning a street stall in Balham with fellow Remainers I've spent a lot