Philippa Hambly, Suzie Grimsdick and Oliver Yellop. Photo by Lidia Crisafulli.
Finding the Blue Elephant Theatre in Camberwell might feel like a Herculean task for a first-timer, but dig out your map app and you’ll find it easily — and be glad you did.
New play Myths is full of great storytelling and has a lot packed into just over an hour. It’ll be familiar to fans of the Reduced Shakespeare Company, although the stories here are delivered by the creatively-drawn characters of the Fates. Stuck in the Underworld for a few billion years too long, the Fates are now doddery old folk with an obsession for a good cup of tea and a ton of stories to tell.