The Feather in the Web

Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Reviewed by
ABR Arts 04 February 2020

The Feather in the Web

Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Reviewed by
ABR Arts 04 February 2020

If alien life landed on Earth and we had to explain to them the habits of the white middle-class, it would be understandable if they thought we were insane. CrossFit looks like creative torture, leadership webinars are bizarre rituals in self-congratulation, and engagement parties lead to nothing but familial misery. Framed by the unrequited love story of a woman who can’t (or won’t) fit into polite society, Nick Coyle’s black comedy The Feather in the Web skewers the bourgeois obsession with career, status, and wellness.

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