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Breakfast At Tiffany's, Theatre Royal, Haymarket | reviews, news & interviews

Breakfast At Tiffany's, Theatre Royal, Haymarket

Breakfast At Tiffany's, Theatre Royal, Haymarket

Breakfast may not make it to lunch

You might imagine a cultural artefact on the topic of make overs, albeit primarily of the self, to be handled with particular care and attention when it is itself made over, as the Truman Capote novella Breakfast at Tiffany's has now been on the West End. Alas, Sean Mathias's second successive Haymarket production is an object lesson in how not to tamper with the pre-existing goods. Joseph Cross's leading man, William Parsons, sends us into the interval, his jaw dropped open in disbelief. He's not the only one.

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