Drowning on Dry Land
By Alan Ayckbourn
Designer: Francis O’Connor
Lighting Designer : Philip Gladwell
Composer : Simon Slater
Cast: Leanne Best, Patrick Driver, Giles Fagan, Laurence Kennedy,
Stuart Laing, Polly Maberly, Hannah Watkins
…director Sarah Esdaile has done a clever job of knitting together the diverse strands of dramatic style that Ayckbourn employs here.
It may not be a major Ayckbourn play but its tart observations on the fame game and the English obsession with failure are entertainingly handled.