dundee repThe maids
dundee rep theatre, 2017
The initial experience of Kenneth Macleod’s set ... is akin to walking into the chamber of horrors at Madame Tussauds.... an image straight out of a horror movie, that encapsulates the intense theatricality and penetrating exploration of power relationships in Genet’s melodrama, while contrasting effectively with the ... richly detailed Parisian boudoir...
Kenneth MacLeod’s luscious petal-strewn boudoir set, lit with the elaborate theatricality of a Madonna video by Tim Mascall, heightens the lucid dream play-acting of the maids.
Jamieson’s production leans towards the macabre...playing across Kenneth MacLeod’s gorgeous boudoir set - offering fine filmic moments of crashing terror and creeping shadow