"an enormous experience... hearing the verse as it should be spoken is heaven to the ear."
Blanche Marvin, London Theatre Reviews

Nick Barber as David Garrick and Alex Blake as Dr Johnson

"In only an hour and a quarter one not only learns how much effort and pain Johnson endured in order to edit Shakespeare.... but also how authentic and truthful he tried to be against such odds. Tout le change, tous le meme chose."
Blanche Marvin, London Theatre Reviews

Katherine Tozer as Charlotte Lennox and Nick Barber as David Garrick

"Patrick Sandford has directed and staged this piece with minute precision and caught the emotional moments with sincere depth."
Blanche Marvin, London Theatre Reviews

Alex Blake as Dr Johnson

"This is a treasure chest to explore"
Blanche Marvin, London Theatre Reviews

Alex Blake as Dr Johnson

"@Play2thecrowd @drjohnsonshouse Moving and witty production with wonderful acting in perfect surroundings. Fantastic way to spend afternoon"
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Nick Barber as David Garrick and Alex Blake as Dr Johnson

"Clever, beautifully intimate chamber piece in the very room where such an encounter doubtless took place! @Play2thecrowd @drjohnsonshouse"
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Alex Blake as Dr Johnson

"@Play2thecrowd amazing experience #Johnson #Garrick arguing the virtues of the page - #exceptional #playwriting #acting #setting loved it!"
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