"It's at times like this I'm inspired by The Stupendous Santini. He toured the Mid-West during the 1930s, entertaining farmers affected by the Dust Bowl. No one would have remembered him were it not for the fact that during his most famous trick -- sword swallowing -- he accidentally punctured a lung and died on the spot. He became a legend."
"We need writers such as Ridley to take us to these dark crevasses of experience... it all remains with you like a vivid hallucination."Arts Desk
"No one captures pain, violence and the misery of love gone wrong quite like Philip Ridley."Daily Telegraph
"Ridley, as ever a master of lyrical unpleasantness... lacerating excruciating theatre, which leaves the audience exhausted and speechless."Evening Standard
Tonight with Donny Stixx Script
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Donny has committed an act that shocked everyone. Tabloids called him The Most Hated Boy Alive. But Donny doesn't want forgiveness. All Donny wants is... his own television show.