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My Best Friend

First Performed in 2000 at Hampstead Theatre



Written by Tamsin Oglesby

Directed by Anthony Clark

Designed by Patrick Connellan


Cast: Teresa Banham, Sara Crowe, Eve Matheson




"Tamsin Oglesby's play is the fourth piece of sparky new writing already this year... She is a writer capable of combining hsarp wit with deep feeling... The ninety minute drama, strongly directed by Anthony Clark builds to a tremendous gloves off climax." The Daily Telegraph


"Oglesby has written that relatively rare thing: a successful second play... Anthony Clark's production has a gathering momentum and is exceptionally well acted." The Guardian


"A black witty and perceptive three hander, premiered now in Anthony Clark's sharp well paced production" The Independant


"Anthony Clark's production is fully sensitive to the musical ebb and flow of the dialogue and the acting is excellent." The Daily Mail


"Tamsin Oglesby's talented new play... Anthony Clark's excellent cast are absorbing company" The Times


"Tamsin Oglesby has written a black and brilliant comedy melodrama... The acting is acidly precise, and Anthony Clark directs with a sense of polite imperturbable savagery" The Sunday Times

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