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The Leningrad Siege

Two Sisters and A Piano

Ay, Carmela!

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Ay, Carmela

WHAT THE PRESS HAVE SAID ABOUT AY, CARMELA!...

"...one of the five best productions nationwide"

"...quiet passion and bleak power..."

"Sinisterra touches on the political responsibilities of the artist, but cuts deeper when he attacks the failure of the living to learn from the experiences of the dead."


"A riot of black humour during the Spanish Civil War."
The Times

"The message comes powerfully across. It is the bitter ironies of artist stumbling helplessly against the realpolitik of mass murder..."
Time Out, London

"Catalina Botello and Gerry Mulgrew give performances to relish."
The Bath Chronicle


"...a terrific magic-realist story about the Spanish Civil War"
The Scotsman

"...bold, hilarious and poignant"

"...a beautifully bittersweet production"

"Gerry Mulgrew whose directorial courage has long been a gift to the Scottish stage"

"...an exceptional take on this classic play"

Scotland on Sunday


"...intriguing, atmospheric and touching..."
The Daily Telegraph

"The playing is consummate........neat idea, outstanding playing."

"...brilliantly performed by Gerry Mulgrew...and Catalina Botello..."

Croydon Advertiser

"Ghostly passion play to die for"

"Ay, Carmela's two actors gave a magnificent peformance"

"I laughed, I cried.....as I applauded this timely, dark comedy"
Croydon Guardian

"Had everything - passion, humour, pathos and deliciously tacky cabaret routines....Extraordinary stuff"
Venue Magazine