Breathtaking BBC London Radio
Susie Lindeman is superb.The full Vivien: the remarkable Susie Lindeman is physically perfect in the role: birdlike, fragile, a wayward waif,
eagerly intense in profile.
Every gesture and line is immaculate, thought-through, elegant and telling, and it becomes mesmerizing.
Leigh recreated.Wow. LIBBY PURVES, 4
Lindeman is captivating,
and convincing as Leigh: she navigates the stage brilliantly
Extremely impressive Lindeman’s performance is brilliant
Impressive, legitimately Leigh,
There is a glint to the eye of Lindeman's Leigh, a twinkle somewhere between inspiration and impending doom.
You can never be quite sure whether the character is basking the glory of her triumphs, or verging on the edge of tears. It's successfully unnerving
Cal McCrystal directs – away from his normal comedy beat, but taking pains to keep it moving and surprising, not least with some brilliantly simple but effective video projections by Mic Gruchy :
It transports you to a lost time, and a lost individual’s rare, sad, starry career
Perfectly cast as Vivien Leigh, Lindeman delivers a stirring performance as the refined
actress dealing with her inner demons. Compelling
Tour de force