Review: Hysteria

“Get out of my head”, cries an elderly Austrian therapist to the handful of guests that plague his study. He quickly exchanges the word “head” for “house”, but in an imaginative production centred around Sigmund Freud, this little ‘slip’ is not accidental; rather, spoken in a piece designed to turn the great thinker’s analysis right round onto his own mind, this line has an air of finality that confirms Hysteria is more than a realist interpretation of the original psychoanalyst’s dying days. Continue reading “Review: Hysteria”