Eleanor Marx: The Jewess of Jews Walk – 2018 – audience comments and reviews

Audience comments

  • “That was wonderful! Amazing! A brilliant illustration of her life, superb direction, and a glorious take down of the patriarchy. Thank you!” (Carl Packman via twitter)
  • “Excellent play … excellently acted and directed, which I can thoroughly recommend. The central Marx/Aveling relationship is very convincing portrayed, with some fine dialogue. Don’t miss it.” (Robin Orton on Sydenham Town Forum)
  • “EXCELLENT Production/World Premiere – Eleanor Marx – ‘The Jewess of Jews Walk’. Faultless work. Sophisticated script, careful, detailed direction, incredible performances. A riveting piece of theatre. Not to be missed!” (Niki Mylonas, on facebook)
  • “Loved the play last night. You managed to get so much of Eleanor’s life into it while focusing on her dreadful ‘marriage’ and the lead up to her tragic death… I do hope the play gets a transfer to West End – it deserves it.” (Lucille Grant, Twitter)
  • “Saw Eleanor Marx play last night & absolutely agree it deserves a West End run (plus Edinburgh)” (Rosalind Hardie, Twitter)
  • “Saw the play last night! Superb!!!” (Teresa Bristow, facebook)
  • “Tremendously great acting”
  • “Great atmosphere – v. welcoming”
  • “I wanted to write to you today to say how much I enjoyed the play!
  • “A truly impressive performance – many congratulations” (Diana Siclovan, British Library)
  • “Huge congratulations to the mega talented Lucy Kaufman for writing, and Jonathan Kaufman for directing such an emotional and timely homage to the incredible woman …. I had shivers. You could have heard a pin drop, particularly in the chilling scenes between Eleanor and her ‘husband’. Incredible cast. Mind blowing acting. Simply set; ever affecting.”
  • “A privilege to see it on its final night – Bravo!”