Good Canary


  • Fri 16 Sep - Sat 8 Oct
  • Directed by John Malkovich

Audience Storify reactions here.


★★★★

‘Malkovich gets off to a flyer with mind-bending twists’

The Times


★★★★

‘The actual John Malkovich directs this fine dark comedy about addiction, art and misogyny’

Time Out


★★★★

‘A production with plenty of heart and humour, lit up by the fiery rawness of Freya Mavor’

Evening Standard


★★★★

‘A visceral performance that is both brilliant and heart-breaking’

BroadwayWorld


‘Incredibly gripping central performance from Mavor’

The Stage


‘Malkovich’s staging is immaculate … The designs are a thing of beauty … The acting is also exemplary’

The Guardian


‘Not a single cast member puts a foot wrong; they are exceptional’

Whatsonstage


‘Helm has written what can probably best be described as a literary thriller that looks into the dark side of the human soul and more particularly the perils of abuse and drug addiction’

British Theatre Guide