Faith, Hope and Charity
Faith, Hope and Charity
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Zeldin’s new play set in a local community hall exposes the harsh realities of austerity in the UK.

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Critic Reviews (9)

London Theatre
September 19th, 2019

Sometimes the biggest moments in theatre reside in the smallest of gestures. Faith, Hope & Charity is a mosaic of fleeting glances and unexpressed emotions, sudden rages and brutal revelations...'
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Time Out London
September 18th, 2019

...these stories are worth telling because they’re good stories, ones that offer representation for a vast swathe of society that’s usually either untouched or sensationalised by theatre and film.'
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The Guardian (UK)
September 18th, 2019

Like the writing, the acting is observant rather than demonstrative....there is exemplary work from the whole cast...In the end, this is that rare thing: a necessary play...'
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What's On Stage (UK)
September 18th, 2019

...seems to me an utterly necessary and deeply compassionate depiction of the kinds of lives that it is all too easy to ignore. It seems artless, yet is a superbly delicate and artful piece of work...'
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The Times (UK)
September 18th, 2019

Mostly this deeply loving, oddly riveting depiction of people hanging on quietly, but determinedly at the edge of despair lets us come to our own conclusions.'
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The Stage (UK)
September 18th, 2019

There’s an extraordinary restraint in Zeldin’s writing, much as in his direction, plus a willingness to let time pass and allow silence to saturate the performance gradually...Grim yet galvanising.'
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The London Evening Standard
September 18th, 2019

Alexander Zeldin remains an unparalleled chronicler of everyday pain and joy...He still finds the hope in desperate circumstances, and can still catch you off-guard with a single line...'
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The Arts Desk
September 18th, 2019

Rich in empathy, dramatically raw, Alexander Zeldin's bleak study of society on the edge...Zeldin’s honesty is such that he can’t give his characters 'voices' that they wouldn’t have in their real circumstances.'
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