What the press are saying about The Mystery of the Raddlesham Mumps:


‘‘A thoroughly enjoyable show for children and their adults.’’
Norwich Eye
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‘‘Exuberant spoken word is brought to even greater life with charming, quirky performances.’’
Everything Theatre
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‘‘A gloriously Gothic tale… a real theatrical treat.’’
Colchester Gazette
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What people are saying about The Mystery of the Raddlesham Mumps:

‘‘’THIS! THIS! See this! Young, old and everyone before, after and inbetween! @MurrayLYoung’s latest masterpiece (and he’s had a few)’’

Matt Everitt (BBC 6 Music)

‘‘’Just seen the beautifully staged #RaddleshamMumps at @WiltonMusicHall with @ijoeallen being utterly brilliant & the fiercely clever @MurrayLYoung delivering in fine style.’’

Marcus Brigstock

‘‘A fearsome but funny, perfectly metrical gothic tale of dynasty, death, revenge and hope. Fantastic word play, lots of gruesome. Lovely moral.’’

Michael Rosen

On Murray’s previous childrens’ work – Modern Cautionary Tales for Children:

‘‘The big bad boy of performance poetry turns out to the greatest children’s performer in the world.’’
Kate Copstic, The Scotsman
On Murray Lachlan Young:

‘‘I urge you to adorn yourselves with him.’’
Fi Glover BBC Radio 4
‘‘Simply brilliant, hysterically funny and strangely moving.’’ Claudia Winkleman
‘‘His exquisite wordsmithery, his sublime observations and the joyous smile of recognition that stretches across my heart each time I read or hear his laser musings!’’
Rhys Ifans

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