A CLOCKWORK ORANGE 

QUOTES & REVIEWS

 

★★★★★

"An outstanding all-male ensemble. The pure physicality and energy is astonishing. This is a show that everyone should experience"

WhatsOnStage

 

★★★★★ 

"The stage is empty but for props, and neither Spencer-Jones's choice of thumping incidental music – including Alex's beloved Beethoven – nor James Baggaley's superb lighting dilute the focus on these riveting performances in a production begging to be seen a second time"

The Stage

 

★★★★★ 

"Echoes of Steven Berkoff's work rebound from the production's stylisation, choreographed action and mimed violence (with its consequent authentic venom)" 

Sydney Morning Herald

 

★★★★★ 

"This stunning production by Britain's Action To The Word company dispenses with Burgess's music, but otherwise stays true to a text that hugs the novel's intent" 

Canberra Times 

 

★★★★★ 

"A definite must see – truly outstanding" 

The Public Reviews

 

★★★★★ 

"Completely captivating"

Broadway Baby

 

★★★★★ 

"They are a thunderous force of nature. I have to see this gorgeous, furious show again" 

A Younger Theatre

 

★★★★★ 

"Action To The Word company return and manage to create another high octane, tension addled and sexy" 

Quotidian Times

 

★★★★★ 

"Electric, thought-provoking and thrilling. An amazing performance that does the classic novel proud" 

Three Weeks

 

★★★★★

"Fixating, appalling and gorgeous" 

Fringe Guru  

 

★★★★★

"Literally breathtaking. Raw, aggressive and jaw-dropping – theatre at it’s most physically powerful" 

Fringe Review 

 

★★★★★

"Funny, disturbing, frightening and thrillying ... a masterpiece"

Daily Star 

 

★★★★ 

"A visceral, violent, sexual, steamroller of a production" 

Scotsgay

 

★★★★ 

"Imaginative & striking... It sizzles with energy" 

Evening Standard 

 

★★★★

"Machismo and muscle-bound charisma"

The Telegraph

 

★★★★

"Homoeroticism drips from every pore of the scantily clad cast as their testosterone-fuelled horror show knocks us for six" 

Metro 

  

★★★★

"Exhilarating, testosterone-filled melting ... Action to the Word’s horror show hits with a powerful tolchoking" 

Time Out Hong Kong

 

★★★★

"The all-male cast sets it apart and the dynamic it creates is one of macho dominance" 

The Scotsman 

 

"Disturbing, stylish and sexy"

The New York Times

 

"Engrossing, seductive and timely! It makes a powerful statement. Jonno Davies is phenomenal"

Roma Torre, NY1

 

"Crackles with kinetic energy! It will raise your heart rate (for several reasons)" 

Dana Schwartz, Entertainment Weekly

 

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