Category : Productions

14 Aug 2018

Nell Gwynn

8pm September 18-22, 2018  London, 1660. King Charles II has exploded onto the scene with a love of all things loud, extravagant and sexy. And at Drury Lane, a young Nell Gwynn is causing stirrings amongst the theatregoers. Bawdy. Sexy. Fun. Running time: TBC   Director: Mark Ireson Cast: Nell Gwynn – Jade Fane Rose Gwynn – Emily McDonnell Ma Gwynn – Kay Anderson Nancy – Lois Savill Lady Castlemaine – Jenny McLaughlin Louise de Kérouaille – Carly Lindon-Forrester Queen Catherine […]

14 Aug 2018

Aspidistra Resistance

8pm September 4-8, 2018  The winning entry from our new writing competition, Polly Churchill’s Aspidistra Resistance is about women, their priorities, experiences and the attitudes that inform and shape their place in time. Three women. Three different decades. One compelling story. Running time: TBC   Director: Joanna Ostrowska Cast: Verity – Rebecca Law John and Mike – Laurens Whittingham Elaine – Kelly-Kim Cranstoun Tony – Tom Watts Clive and Doctor – Ben Rathe Kitty – Róisín Deady Grace – Megan Jordan Young […]

25 Jun 2018

Toad of Toad Hall

8pm July 17-21, 2018  The infamous escapades of Toad leading to his imprisonment, escape, and subsequent fight with the weasels and stoats to regain his home, Toad Hall. Running time: TBC   Director: Tom Melly Cast: Mole – Steph Urquhart Rat – Alaska Couprie Badger – Ross McKenzie Toad – Simon Gleisner Chief Weasel & Ensemble – Audrey Lindsay Ensemble #1 – Anna Callender Ensemble #2 – Andrew Gaitskell Ensemble #3 – Jackie Burch Ensemble #4 – Philip Cohen Ensemble #5 – Deborah […]

25 May 2018

The Misanthrope

8pm July 3-7, 2018  Considered one of the greatest comedies of all time, The Misanthrope highlights the absurdities of social and literary pretension, focusing on Alceste, a man quick to criticise the faults of others, yet remaining blind to his own. Running time: TBC   Director: Naomi Liddle Cast: Alceste – Mark Vinson John – Christopher Vian-Smith Jennifer – Grace MacDougall Marcia – Helen Chadney Ellen – Ify Ugboma Covington – Owen Chidlaw Alex – Alex Watts Julian – Tom Watts […]

15 May 2018

No Exit

8pm June 19-23, 2018  Tense, clever and claustrophobic No Exit, a translation of Sartre’s 1944 play Huis Clos, is the story of Garcin, Inez and Estelle who are about to discover why they have been brought inexplicably together in the confines of a small room … Running time: TBC   Director: Guy Jones Cast: Valet – Steve Anstee Garcin – Daniel Kelly Inez – Catalina Lütz Estelle – Róisín Deady

15 May 2018

A Chorus of Disapproval

8pm June 5-9, 2018 (Saturday matinee 2.30pm) Ayckbourn’s brilliant and intricate comedy about the recently widowed Guy Jones who moves to Pendon village where he decides to audition for a local amateur theatre company putting a big city cat firmly amongst the small town pigeons!. Running time: TBC   Director: Lisa Thomas Cast: Guy Jones – Adam Crook Dafydd ap Llewellyn – Jason Salmon Hannah Llewellyn – Daisy Swayne Bridget Baines – Siobhán Campbell Mr Amets – David Carr Enid Washbrook […]

23 Mar 2018

Miss Julie

8pm May 15-19, 2018 The scandalous turn of the century drama, banned in Britain for nearly fifty years after its publication, chronicles a midsummer’s eve of flirtation and seduction between the wealthy lady of the house and one of her father’s household employees. Running time: 120 minutes with a 15 minute interval Includes adult themes and strong language throughout. Age 16+ only   Director: Anna Rubincam Cast: Julie – Helena Klaus John – Alastair Norgate Christine – Ruby Todd

23 Mar 2018

Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons

8pm April 17-21, 2018 The average person will speak 123,205,750 words in a lifetime. But what if there were a limit? Oliver and Bernadette are about to find out. A play about what we say and how we say it; about the things we can only hear in the silence; about dead cats, activism, eye contact and lemons, lemons, lemons, lemons, lemons. Running time: 75 minutes with no interval Includes adult themes and strong language throughout. Age 16+ only Director: Jason […]

23 Mar 2018

Next Fall

8pm May 1-5, 2018 Luke is deeply religious and Adam is an atheist but despite their differences they are in a committed and wonderfully strong relationship … but something’s about to happen that will test everything they each believe in. Running time: TBC with a 15 minute interval Includes adult themes and strong language throughout. Age 16+ only   Director: Barry Heselden Cast: Adam – Mat Hill Luke – Mark Wartenberg Holly – Jennifer Nettles Brandon – Tom Watts Arlene – […]

03 Feb 2018


8pm April 3-7, 2018 “The last year of Dad’s life was a nightmare. But you know what? That was one year in fifty. Rest of his life was pretty much awesome for him, you know? And I keep saying to myself – one year in fifty – that makes his life, like, ninety-eight-per-cent happy, right? That’s pretty good statistics, right?’ Jen’s dad was a chat-show host, a national treasure. But now he’s dead and Jen’s getting spat at in supermarkets. To […]