Cahoots Theatre Company in association with Park Theatre presents the World Premiere

An Audience With Jimmy Savile

by Jonathan Maitland, containing research from the book 'In Plain Sight' by Dan Davies

"Responsibly shocking, well researched, patently honourable... the excellent Alastair McGowan"
★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Independent 
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"a play of major importance... will shake you to the core..."
★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Stage Reviews 

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"Brilliantly told... sensitively put together." 
★ ★ ★ ★ ★  West End Wilma 
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"McGowan is an absolute knockout... a powerful piece of theatre."
★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Public Reviews
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"A striking, memorable, urgent piece of work... a powerful 'J'accuse' "
★ ★ ★ ★ Daily Mail
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"Unnerving... McGowan is simply extraordinary."
★ ★ ★ ★ The Times
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“Alistair McGowan… uncannily and creepily powerful.”
★ ★ ★ ★ Observer
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"as for McGowan I am almost lost for words... he gets everything right, the mannerisms, the intonation, the knowing asides to the audience, the locomotive delivery and the impenetrable egoism" 
★ ★ ★ ★ Daily Express

“Sickeningly effective… Brendan O’Hea’s horribly gripping production”  
★ ★ ★ ★ Mail on Sunday 

"Shocking, shaming... salutary. We'll get no other closure."
★ ★ ★ ★ Theatrecat
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"Alastair McGowan is astonishing... this is a modern horror story."  
★ ★ ★ ★ Big Issue
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"this play needs to be seen"
Phil's Petition
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"a brave piece of theatre... Jimmy Savile fooled the nation; now see how." 
★ ★ ★ ★ Gay Times 
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"McGowan delivers what amounts to one of the most compelling and successful displays of stage acting I have seen. Genuinely terrifying."
Mark Lawson [New Statesman]
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"This is the best docudrama I have seen on stage. This disturbing and fascinating play has become a word of mouth hit."
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"As a survivor of child abuse myself, and someone who unfortunately came into contact with JS through the group that hurt me, I would certainly recommend people see the play.... we must talk about it, to keep silent is to aid the abusers, to speak out destroys them."
Carl's Blog [Read the blog here]