Theatre: Sad, angry, moving and deeply humane

Maz and Bricks - Project, DublinRuby Tuesday - Bewley’s Cafe Theatre, Powerscourt, Dublin

Eva O'Connor and Stephen Jones in Fishamble's 'Maz and Bricks'. Photo: Patrick Redmond

Emer O'Kelly

Maz and Bricks leaves you subdued and close to tears. It's about suffering and the frailty of the human spirit; it's about courage and vulnerability; and it's about survival. In other words, it is as beautiful a piece of insight and writing as I've seen in a very long time.