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Theatre

A night of angry pipsqueaks: Young Vic's 50th birthday gala reviewed

10 October 2020

9:00 AM

10 October 2020

9:00 AM

The New Tomorrow

Young Vic

When Kwame Kwei-Armah took over the Young Vic he strapped a ‘Black Lives Matter’ sign over the front of the building. One of BLM’s aims is the overthrow of capitalism and it’s widely assumed in theatreland that Kwame, who is great fun to meet, has embraced this goal by adjusting the Young Vic’s pay structures so that he earns no more than the bar staff and the cleaners.

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