It’s Cougar’s birthday. He’s having a party. And the gift he’d kill for is… youth. OK, the venue is a bit off, what with the stuffed birds not to mention the live ones, but the birthday boy’s at his most handsome so now we’re waiting for the guest of honour.
Philip Ridley’s edgy, provocative drama premiered in 1992, and won several major awards. It’s just as shocking today as it was then, a haunting night at the theatre.