declared that was "a metaphor for America in the summer of 1963 – orderly, prosperous, bursting with good intentions, a sort of Yiddish-inflected Camelot." As a West End theatre production, it is much the same but with a certain sense of nostalgia that can be felt only from crossing the threshold of the new millennium. It is a reminder of the cultural reset the film created, becoming the first film to sell more than a million copies for home video, and how much theatre needs this right now.
Written and performed by Paul Aitchison, 'Could it Be Magic?' is a one-man show portraying four caricatured magicians in a the final round. Each of the four finalist compete for the audience's vote and the hallowed trophy.
Isolation. Grief. Retreat. Withdrawal. Cold thrusts us into the world of two parents dealing with a pain so unbearable, a very specific type of exquisite suffering.