My Eyes Went Dark

Finborough Theatre (2015), Traverse Theatre (2016), 59E59 Theaters New York (2017). In association with Traverse Theatre and Cusack Projects Ltd.

The story of a Russian architect driven to revenge after losing his family in a plane crash. 

With Cal MacAninch and Thusitha Jayasundera.

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"An extremely powerful play about justice, revenge and forgiveness." 

★★★★ The Guardian 

"A pitch-perfect, minimalist production. GO." 

★★★★ The Independent, Critics Choice 

"A great, harsh modern tragedy." 

★★★★ Time Out

"A supreme example of high-octane acting in a small space."

★★★★ London Evening Standard

"Intense, thought-provoking and intelligent."

★★★★ The Stage 

"Matthew Wilkinson's intense and powerful two-hander." 

★★★★ The Scotsman

"A superlative Thusitha Jayasundera."

★★★★ WhatsOnStage

“Wilkinson’s play is nothing short of a masterpiece."

★★★★ EdFestMag

Nominated for 3 Off West End Theatre Awards. 

The Guardian No. 1 of Top 5 Edinburgh picks. 

Mark Lawson 3 plays to see at the Fringe 2016. 

writer director Matthew Wilkinson 

design Bethany Wells

light Elliot Griggs

sound Max Pappenheim

associate producer Padraig Cusack


New York cast Declan Conlon and Thusitha Jayasundera. Producer Leo Mylonadis.

Published by Oberon. 

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