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Double vision: two views of Sondheim's Follies at the National Theatre

Dawn Hope, Imelda, Staunton, Emily Goodenough rehearse Follies, National Theatre (photo Johan Persson) Stephen Sondheim's iconic music Follies has come to rest at the National Theatre in a production, directed by Dominic Cooke, with Imelda Staunton, Janie Dee, Philip Quast and Peter Forbes. Geraldine Fitzgerald as Solange & Sarah Marie Maxwell as young Solange(Photo Johan Persson) The new production is strikingly different to the work's first West End outing, directed by Mike Ockrent in 1987.
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