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Raising Martha: 'A very cynical view of humanity'

Militant animal rights’ activists Marcus (Tom Bennett) and Jago (Joel Fry)-né Graham- have absconded with the remains of the not-so-dearly-departed Martha Duffy. 

Theatre Review: Oil by Ella Hickson at The Almeida, London

19th Century Cornwall. Expectant mother, May (Anne-Marie Duff) finds life particularly hard living with her poor in-laws on their failing farm. The winter is harsh. Relations with her mother-in-law Ma Singer (Ellie Haddington) are tense and her brother-in-law Samuel (Patrick Kennedy) resents the passionate and fertile marriage she enjoys with his brother Joss (Tom Mothersdale).