Better Living – Langham Court Theatre. A review.

In an uneasy case of “life imitates art”, George F Walker’s play Better Living, currently at Langham Court Theatre, presages by 30 years the reality TV show Doomsday Preppers. Written in 1985 as the first of Walker’s more hopeful "East End Plays", Better Living introduces us to a working class world, with characters trying desperately to get by. Intended to reflect aspects of life in Toronto’s poorer neighbourhoods, there is a universality to … [Read more...]