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Theatre

There are many scenes in this overlong play that consist, literally, of drivel: John reviewed

3 February 2018

9:00 AM

3 February 2018

9:00 AM

The NT’s new production, John, is by a youngish American playwright, Annie Baker. We Brits tend to assume that ‘john’ is American for ‘toilet’ so perhaps lavatorial treats are in store. The setting is a provincial hotel run by a blithering old dear whose only guests are two grumbling yuppies with marriage problems.

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