JOHN

Critical Opinion


‘You will never see anything like a work by Lloyd Newson…bold, involving and utterly unique. Hannes Langolf’s central performance is simply devastating in its impact and empathy… If you see it, you will never forget it.' Daily Telegraph       


                                                                                                                                      

★★★★

The Observer

★★★★

Sunday Times

★★★★

The Arts Desk

★★★★

Exeunt

★★★★

Sunday Express

★★★★

The Stage

★★★★

Londonist

★★★★

Evening Standard


‘Engrossing, elegant. Astonishing physicality' Time Out

‘Moments of thrilling physical revelation under Lloyd Newson’s direction.' Guardian

'Hearts will end up in mouths, hairs stand on end and socks get blown off. John really is that good, that arresting. A-MA-ZING.' British Theatre Guide

'Explosive…..magnificently performed.' Kurier, Vienna

'…brilliantly choreographed … Newson develops a body language that dances with the spoken word.' Der Standard, Vienna

'John is played by Hannes Langolf … with impressive power and charisma.' Germany (radio review)

'Outstandingly effective and gripping dance theatre …a brilliant performance by Hannes Langolf [John].' Dagens Nyheter

'Smart and innovative.' Dansportalen