Michael Cabot

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Borders by Henry Naylor

10 Aug 20174 stars

A refugee crosses paths with a war photographer

Writer and producer Henry Naylor had a considerable pedigree as a comedy-writer for television even before his trilogy of plays on the war on terror (The Collector, Echoes and Angel). His satire has become increasingly hard as his subjects have become…

The Caretaker

16 Jun 2010

London Classic Theatre have toured a startling array of productions ranging from Marivaux’s early 18th century comedy of manners The Double Inconstancy to contemporary classics by Patrick Marber and Martin McDonagh. But it was to Harold Pinter’s The…

Humble Boy

18 Sep 2008

REVIVAL Following its 32-week sell-out nationwide tour of Abigail’s Party, London Classic Theatre returns to Musselburgh with Charlotte Jones’ award-winning Humble Boy. Artistic director Michael Cabot has mixed memories of his last visit to Scotland…

Abigail’s Party

24 Apr 2008

REVIVAL Brunton Theatre, Edinburgh, Thu 1 & Fri 2 May Neighbourhood cocktail parties, with their inevitable cheese and pineapple sticks, are something of a quaint 70s throwback, but notions of an aspiring middle class have altered little in the past…