'Best Stage Production' - Asian Media Awards 2016
The Telegraph - ★★★★ - "the play maintains a firm, queasy grip on your nerves...the cast are superb...Waleed Akhtar and Jassa Ahluwalia are entirely compelling as two desperately young men motivated by a sense of duty and country that neither can fully articulate."
The Guardian - ★★★ - "finely acted and ultimately moving"
WhatsOnStage - ★★★★ - "when they step out into the light, your heart catches fire"
The Observer - ★★★ - "a fine tribute to Khuddadad Khan's bravery"
Daily Mail - ★★★★ - "The cast of four – Jassa Ahluwalia, Waleed Akhtar, Sartaj Garewal and Simon Rivers – are terrific."
The Stage - "Jassa Ahluwalia – building on the considerable promise he showed in Piranha Heights at the Old Red Lion and Isley Lynn’s super-smart sex comedy Skin a Cat"
Fringe Frame - ★★★★ - "Jassa Ahluwalia is outstanding as the naïve officer, whose progression from terror to self-assuredness is subtly realised."
Stage Review - ★★★★ - "Jassa Ahluwalia who, despite being half Indian, is outstanding as a terrified English officer on his first day at the Front Line."
Behind the Arras - ★★★★★ - "a masterclass of storytelling, powerful acting, and attention to detail. It is a genuine team effort and every member of the production has excelled."
What's On - "a moving tale of four people completely out of their depth, figuring out how to do the right thing"