Long Day's Journey into Night review at Citizens Theatre, Glasgow – 'emotionally gruelling'
The weakness of O'Neill's script – that it never quite settles into any mode, but lurches between the subtle and the overblown – undermine the characterisation, but Hill guides his ensemble towards an emotionally gruelling finale. Philips' James Jr ...
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Theatre preview: Long Day’s Journey Into Night at the Citizens’ Theatre, Glasgow
When Eugene O’Neill sat down to write what’s now recognised as his masterpiece, around 1941, he was already well over 50, and suffering from the health problems that would soon put an end to his writing life, a decade before his death in 1953. Long Day …
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