The acting is wonderful. The staging is subtle The Gambit's final move is the perfect one.
***** Stephen Walker, Fringeguru, 27 August 2015
This is intelligent work, interpreted carefully and with precision
Highly Recommended Show Paul Levy, Fringe Review, 23 August 2015
a fascinating play to watch, with excellent performances
Chris Neville-Smith's blog on theatre, 21 August 2015
Ben Rigby delivers a knock-out performance.
**** Dixon Baskerville, Broadway Baby, 13 August 2015
It’s an intelligent play and definitely one to see if you want to be challenged in the best possible way.
Iain Sykes, The Public Reviews, 15 July 2015
BEN RIGBY NICK PEARSE
WRITTEN BY MARK REID DIRECTED BY MATTHEW GOULD
Twenty-five years of betrayal played out on the chessboard. Lies, deceit and anger erupting in an epic clash between the defining Grandmasters of the 20th Century.
Award-winning new writing exploring what remains of fierce rivalries and abandoned friendships is appearing around the North West prior to a residency at Greenside Nicholson Square for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.