Feature: Lloyd Newson: Why You Should Come & See … DV8's To Be Straight With You

Lloyd Newson is founder and artistic director of DV8, the physical theatre company formed in 1986. DV8 has produced 15 acclaimed stage works that have toured internationally and five award-winning television films, most notably, Channel 4 commission The Cost of Living, which picked up 14 awards including a Prix Italia, Rose D'Or in Switzerland, Sette Jury Prize in Canada and the Audience Choice Award in Brazil. DV8 returns this month to the National Theatre – where they previously mounted Just for Show – with their latest work, To Be Straight With You, a verbatim work about religious intolerance and sexuality, performed by a multi-ethnic cast.

Full published article at: http://www.whatsonstage.com/index.php?pg=207&story=E8821224263417

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