107group in association with Traverse Theatre and Cusack Projects Ltd, present
MY EYES WENT DARK
written and directed by Matthew Wilkinson
Brits Off Broadway at 59E59, June 7-July 2, 2017
With Declan Conlon and Thusitha Jayasundera
Following sold out performances at the Finborough Theatre, London and the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, Matthew Wilkinson's taut, brilliantly acted two hander arrives at 59E59.
Declan Conlon and Thusitha Jayasundera give electrifying performances in a searing modern tragedy about a Russian father driven to revenge after losing his family in a plane crash. Inspired by real events.
Nominated for 3 Off West End Theatre Awards.
The Guardian Top 5 theatre picks.
Mark Lawson 3 plays to see at the Fringe 2016
★★★★ "A WELCOME REMINDER OF THE BOUNDLESS POTENTIAL OF THEATRE."
- London Evening Standard
★★★★ "A PITCH-PERFECT, MINIMALIST PRODUCTION. GO."
- The Independent, Critics Choice
"BRILLIANTLY ACTED. MEATY, TENSE DRAMA...AN EXTREMELY POWERFUL PLAY ABOUT JUSTICE, REVENGE AND FORGIVENESS." - The Guardian
★★★★ "INTENSE, THOUGHT-PROVOKING AND INTELLIGENT." - The Stage
★★★★ "MATTHEW WILKINSON'S INTENSE AND POWERFUL TWO-HANDER." - The Scotsman
★★★★"A SUPERLATIVE THUSITHA JAYASUNDERA." - WhatsOnStage
★★★★ "WILKINSON'S PLAY IS NOTHING SHORT OF A MASTERPIECE." -EdFestMag
★★★★ "A GREAT, HARSH MODERN TRAGEDY." - Time Out