To make sense of the present, sometimes we have to look to the past – Review of Handbagged at Oldham Coliseum

The events depicted in Handbagged took place 30 to 40 years ago, but it’s hardly surprising that Moira Buffini’s play has been revived in the current political climate. Co-produced by Oldham Coliseum, Wiltshire Creative and York Theatre Royal, Handbagged presents the imagined conversations between the Queen and “that bloody woman” Margaret Thatcher. It is evident…