Lord of the Flies TweetShareSharePin0 SharesAugustine’s Church9-15 August, 11.25 William Golding’s novel about a group of boys crash-landing onto a desert island and subsequently descending into a state of savagery, is a disconcerting look into human nature and the origins of society. The Beacon Theatre Group makes this tale all the more convincing through some excellent acting by its young cast. The lead characters of Jack, Roger, Piggy, and Ralph are all superb, with each providing a strong performance. Even during the applause at the end of the show, Jack seemed to remain very much the dominant and overbearing figure of the group. A coherent marshalling of the often-crowded stage also adds to the polished adaptation of Golding’s novel. While not adding anything new to the novel, this adaptation is nonetheless a solid take on Golding’s work, with some commendable acting TweetShareSharePin0 Shares Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.