The book shows what it must be like to sit in that office on the Southbank and run this complex organisation and define what a ‘National Theatre’ is for.
“It’s a dangerous book, this. If I pick it up at an idle moment at 3 o’clock in the afternoon when I’m at home, I then find at 4 o’clock I’m still reading it.” Read more...
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