“Magnificently revived” ***** YORKSHIRE POST
Chosen as a “Must See” by “a director increasing weight” **** THE TIMES
“Javaad Alipoor unquestionably succeeded in casting an outstanding cast for this harrowing tale, with every performer on stage advancing his directorial concept and captivating my attention in their role” NORTH WEST END
“Alipoor's production commands the vast Crucible stage” WHAT’S ON STAGE
“Javaad Alipoor teases out the complexity of the relationships presented in the psychiatric ward and suggests a broader social context in which the freedom of the individual is constrained by the requirements of the state” BRITISH THEATRE GUIDE
One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest was the culmination of working with Sheffield Theatres for eighteen months as part of Arts Council England’s Change Makers programme. The production was the first to be directed by a person of colour at the Crucible.