Review: In 'Escaped Alone' Fears Small
New York TimesReview: In 'Escaped Alone' Fears Small (Cats) and Large (Apocalypse)New York TimesFrom left, Linda Bassett, Deborah Findlay, Kika Markham and June Watson in “Escaped Alone” by Caryl Churchill at the BAM Harvey Theater. Credit Sara Krulwich/The New York Times. What lies behind would hardly appear to be the stuff of Lewis Carroll ...Theater review: Caryl Churchill's Escaped Alone is a short, sharp shocker at BAMTime Out New York (blog)all 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 February 2017 | 7:00 pm
Theater Reviews: Evening at the Talk House
VultureTheater Reviews: Evening at the Talk House and Escaped AloneVultureThough some of this is quite funny, Churchill never condescends to her characters, nor does the superb cast: Linda Bassett as Mrs. Jarrett; Deborah Findlay as Sally, the ailurophobe; Kika Markham as Lena, the one who's depressed; and June Watson as Vi, ...and more »
Posted on 16 February 2017 | 6:55 pm
US Premiere of Caryl Churchill's ESCAPED
US Premiere of Caryl Churchill's ESCAPED ALONE Heads to BAM TonightBroadway WorldChurchill's portrayal of the women, played by Linda Bassett (Mrs. Jarrett), Deborah Findlay (Sally), Kika Markham (Lena), and June Watson (Vi), is infused with warmth and dry humor contrasted with apocalyptic devastation. This powerful, hour-long drama ...
Posted on 15 February 2017 | 6:38 am
FIGHTING FUND - Morning Star Online
FIGHTING FUNDMorning Star OnlineJune Watson as Vi is consistently pragmatic, whether chanting a nonsensical rhyme or idly shocking us with a casual revelation, while the soft-eyed Kika Markham as Lena seduces us with the heartbreak of depression. But it is Linda Bassett as Mrs ...
Posted on 31 January 2017 | 4:01 pm
BWW Review: ESCAPED ALONE, Royal Court -
BWW Review: ESCAPED ALONE, Royal CourtBroadway WorldDeborah Findlay is a master of this social observation, and Kika Markham's gentle responses - and gentle soul throughout - are quite heartbreaking. The cast is completed by June Watson's robust and forthright presence, which serves to make her ...
Posted on 31 January 2017 | 3:44 am
John Lahr, Kika Markham & More Make
The shortlist is announced today for the eighth annual Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography - the nominees are Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh by John Lahr, Our Time of Day: My Life with Corin Redgrave by Kika Markham, What do I Know?
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:09 am
Shortlist announced for Sheridan Morley
The shortlist has been announced for the eighth annual Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography. The nominees are: Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh by John Lahr; Our Time of Day: My Life with Corin Redgrave by Kika Markham; What do I Know?:
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 7:05 pm
Michael Berkeley's guest is the actor Kika Markham, widow of Corin Redgrave. 'Actors by their nature are curious, fickle, insecure people: flirts. They should not live together.' So says Kika Markham; but she didn't follow her own advice; instead she fell ...
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 10:29 pm
Liverpool writer and director signs up John
Break, due to be filmed in the Waterloo and Crosby area from the end of this month, will also star actress Kika Markham. Nick said: “I worked on Hercules with John a couple of years ago. I gave Peter Mullan (who was also in the film) the script and he ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:14 pm
From Trot to Thatcher: the life of Kika
In a varied career, the actress Kika Markham has regularly played real-life charcters, including, on television, Mrs Thatcher — piquant casting for a lifelong anti-capitalist — and memorably on the stage, in David Hare’s The Permanent Way. the ...
Posted on 1 October 2014 | 1:33 pm