THE MAIDS performed in New York, directed by Benedict Andrews and designed by Alice Babidge

Sydney Theatre Company’s production of Jean Genet’s THE MAIDS was performed at the City Center, as part of the Lincoln Center Festival from August 6-16.

Alice Babidge design features “a multimedia, dimension-scrambling set…  suggests the world’s ritziest walk-in closet, the show throws in everything”.

Benedict Andrew’s “comfort-zone-trashing directing”  leaves the audience “uncomfortable in ways I imagine might have pleased Genet, who was notoriously hard to please”.

Read more in the New York Times review.