Drowning on Dry Land


By Alan Ayckbourn


Salisbury Playhouse


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.


The Stage


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.


The Guardian