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’


‘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’


‘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