Review: The Deep Space at the Old Red Lion theatre

Originally published at Islington Now. The Deep Space is a dark, moving tragedy of domestic life with a haunting intimacy that lingers with the audience long after the four actors take their final bow. Described as a “modern horror story”, the play centres on the conversation between two women in an interrogation cell – Caitlin, a […]

Islington pub showcases young writer’s debut play

Originally published at Islington Now. The latest offering from Islington’s Old Red Lion Theatre Pub is “modern horror story” The Deep Space. It was produced by Sprocket Theatre, whose ambitious young founder, Lila Whelan, both wrote the play and performs in it. Preston-born Lila graduated with a History degree from Newcastle University and spent five […]