Rachel O'Riordan's inaugural play as Artistic Director and Joint Chief Executive of Lyric Theatre Hammersmith opens to rave reviews.
Critics commend O'Riordan for her roaring start with Ibsen's classic A Dolls House, adapted by Tanika Gupta and re-set in colonial Calcutta.
⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'Rachel O’Riordan’s production gets the Lyric’s new regime off to a rousing start' The Guardian
⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'Great things are set to come from Rachel O’Riordan’s time as artistic director of Lyric Hammersmith, judging by this flying start.' The Evening Standard
⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'There’s no denying the boldness of the endeavour – it’s a big, galvanising start to the O’Riordan reign.' Time Out
⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'Rachel O'Riordan, in her first production as director of the Lyric, keeps everything moving along with sensitivity and flair' Whats On Stage
⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'A strong beginning for O'Riordan and the new regime at the Lyric.' The Arts Desk
⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'Rachel O’Riordan launches her first season as artistic director of Lyric Hammersmith with a captivating new version of Ibsen’s proto-feminist play.' The Stage
A Doll's House runs at the Lyric until 5th October. Tickets are available here.