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Adam and Eve and Steve (Susan Elkin reviews)

King’s Head Theatre

This frisky, oddly old-fashioned show (music by Wayne Moore; book and lyrics by Chandler Warren), did very well at Edinburgh last year and it’s easy to see why.

A five-hander with jolly songs ( it wittily explores gay experience through the template of the Adam and Eve story. The jokes are hilariously disrespectful of history and chronology. There’s even a half-hearted Donald Trump joke …

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Susan Elkin Susan Elkin is an education journalist, author and former secondary teacher of English. She was Education and Training Editor at The Stage from 2005 - 2016
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