Rave reviews for Closer at the Lyric Hammersmith with sound design by Christopher Shutt

Closer at Lyric Hammersmith review: “searingly good revival shows this is a modern classic Twenty-five years on, the play looks startlingly prescient, addressing the violence that sometimes underpins male desire”

Evening Standard review

“Patrick Marber’s play is as powerful and pertinent as ever”

The Guardian

“Closer established Patrick Marber as the leading playwright of his generation”

The Independent on Sunday


“One of the best plays of sexual politics in the language”

The Sunday Times


“Closer is both bruising and beautiful, shatteringly funny and devastatingly sad”

Daily Variety

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