Poll: Should theatre be doing more to address Brexit on stage?
This week, Matt Trueman criticised theatre for failing to do enough to address Brexit on stage. He said: “British theatre dropped the ball on Brexit. It has pretty much abdicated all responsibility. Save for the National Theatre’s speedy response – the nationwide ‘listening project’ that led to its well-meaning, but misjudged verbatim project My Country: A Work in Progress – there’s been next to no attempt to address the issue directly.” This week we’re asking: Should theatre be doing more to address Brexit on stage?