Virginia Woolf’s 1925 novel about a day in the life (and life in the day) of Clarissa Dalloway, a high-society wife in postwar London, is not an easy story to adapt for the stage. It jumps from past to present and from one character’s stream-of-consciousness to another. … [Read more...] about Mrs Dalloway review – a cacophonous take on Virginia Woolf’s classic
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Mrs Dalloway is both a modernist masterpiece and one of the great novels about London. Many London tours already offer Dalloway walks, following the paths of Clarissa, her daughter Elizabeth, her former suitor Peter Walsh, and her suicidal double Septimus Smith. London (along with New York) is the place where Dalloway scholars come to work. The large notebooks containing Woolf’s handwritten draft of “The Hours” – her working title for Mrs Dalloway – are in the British Library, which would be the perfect venue for an exhibit and a conference. London is also crowded with places, artefacts, images and souvenirs of the novel, from postcards at the National Portrait Gallery to teas at Dalloway Terrace in Bloomsbury. … [Read more...] about Bring out the cardies and cocktails – it’s time we celebrated Dallowday
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