debbie tucker green

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ear for eye review – a blistering call to action with Lashana Lynch
debbie tucker green’s adaptation of her stage play mixes spoken word, physical theatre and music to offer a vital perspective on racial injustice on both sides of the Atlantic

Chitra Ramaswamy

16, Oct, 2021 @10:40 PM

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debbie tucker green: ‘I’m still hustling the same hustle. You’re fighting to get your stuff made’
In a rare interview, the Olivier award-winning dramatist discusses her new film, ear for eye, the frustratingly slow pace of progress for black film-makers – and her preference for lower-case letters

Ellen E Jones

14, Oct, 2021 @3:00 PM

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ear for eye review – Lashana Lynch goes head to head with structural racism
The new 007 conducts an agonisingly tense interrogation in the centrepiece of a three-part cine-prose-poem about racism from debbie tucker green

Peter Bradshaw

14, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The 50 best theatre shows of the 21st century
A hip-hop history lesson, a dizzy Dahl musical and a continent-hopping barbershop … we pick the finest new works of theatre since 2000

Michael Billington, Alexis Soloski, Catherine Love, Mark Fisher and Chris Wiegand

17, Sep, 2019 @2:43 PM

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random review – debbie tucker green’s knife-crime drama hits home
Kiza Deen excels in green’s heart-wrenching one-woman play about the killing of a black schoolboy

Clare Brennan

10, Feb, 2019 @8:00 AM

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random review – debbie tucker green lays bare a family's unthinkable pain
This portrait of a family devastated by a random stabbing lands its blows with a heavy thud

Catherine Love

07, Feb, 2019 @8:32 PM

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The week in theatre: ear for eye; The Wolves; I and You – review
debbie tucker green delivers blistering insights into racism in the west. Elsewhere, joyous teenage kicks and a gasp-out-loud denouement

Susannah Clapp

04, Nov, 2018 @8:00 AM

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ear for eye – debbie tucker green's furious dissection of racial injustice
Generational friction, slavery laws and police protocol all come under fierce scrutiny in a stirring three-part study of oppression

Michael Billington

01, Nov, 2018 @11:59 PM

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Meet the cast of debbie tucker green’s ear for eye: 'What's on stage needs to reflect life'
As the award-winning writer’s new play opens at the Royal Court, the actors involved talk about breaking boundaries in British theatre

Arifa Akbar

28, Oct, 2018 @7:00 AM

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a profoundly affectionate ... review – couples' rows are painful to watch
Meera Syal stars in debbie tucker green’s play about intimate relationships which is given a perverse staging that leaves you with a crick in the neck

Michael Billington

07, Mar, 2017 @1:01 PM

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hang review – Marianne Jean-Baptiste’s terrible choice in a terrifying space
Debbie Tucker Green directs her own intense crime and punishment drama

Susannah Clapp

21, Jun, 2015 @7:00 AM

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hang review – Marianne Jean-Baptiste looks back in fury
debbie tucker green’s play sits at the sharp end of the capital punishment question, but the drama would be heightened by a greater sense of moral doubt

Michael Billington

17, Jun, 2015 @10:39 AM

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