8pm September 5 – 9, 2017 Cambridge 1896. Trinity College is shocked to find the women of Girton Ladies College attending classes and holding their own intellectually. Their College Mistress is trying to change the rules but fighting for change is never easy … and when you wear heels and petticoats it’s even harder. Director: Lily Ann Green Cast: Miss Welsh – Emma Kerby-Evans Miss Blake – Ava Grace Miss Bott – Jackie Burch Tess – Rosie Howard Carolyn – Tiffany […]
8pm July 25 – 29, 2017 (with Saturday matinee 3pm) Desperately missing her dead father, Little Voice spends her time locked in her bedroom listening to his old record collection and perfecting astonishing impersonations of famous divas including Shirley Bassey, Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland and Dusty Springfield. When Mari starts dating small-time club agent Ray Say, she thinks he’s her last chance for a better life. When Ray Say hears Little Voice sing, he thinks she’s his ticket to the big […]
8pm June 27 – July 1, 2017 (with Saturday matinee 2pm) London. The Blitz. WWII. The King of Navarre and his three closest friends swear an oath to scholarship, which includes fasting and avoiding contact with women for three years … as they agree the oath the enchanting Princess of France and her party arrive putting the oath and the friendship of the men to test. Join us as we ask audiences to step back in time and don your vintage […]
8pm June 13-17, 2017 Frank is packing his suitcase, and summons up memories of his childhood and adolescence during the Second World War, watching the experiences of his younger self with a mixture of amiable amusement, mortification and nostalgia. Director: Colleen Batson Cast: Frank – Chris Bennett Young Frank – Ben Rathe Ursula – Su McLaughlin Young Ursula – Lynsey Pennycooke Charles – John Lyne Amy – Carole Coyne Ivor – Ieuan Harrild Miss 1940 – Lynsey Pennycooke Mister Magic – […]
8pm May 23-27, 2017 Ivan is a struggling actor who hasn’t received the recognition he feels he deserves, but all that is about to change when, one afternoon at the zoo with his friend Zack, he is swallowed whole by a crocodile. Director: Bryon Fear Cast: Ivan – George Nettleton Zack – Paul Dineen Anya – Jade Fane Mr Popov – Guy Jones The Garmon – Owen Chidlaw Running time: 90 minutes with no interval.
8pm May 9-13, 2017 Behind every man there’s a great woman… Forget history. These are her stories. From King Midas to the Krays, via Darwin and the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy’s The World’s Wife throws new light on a host of seemingly familiar characters. Director: Jess Osorio Cast: Eileen Coan Margaret Glenn Káit Feeney Siobhan Campbell Stephanie Gaydon Roxana Graves Victoria Maytom Frances Gillard Running time: 90 minutes with an interval of 15 minutes. Some references […]
8pm April 18-22, 2017 A gripping and unsettling parable, Foxfinder is a dark exploration of belief, desire and responsibility, set in a world both strange and familiar. Director: Mark Ireson Cast: Samuel – Steve Anstee Judith – Lucie Sherwood William – Benedict Andrew Sarah – Emma Miles Director of The Institute – Jeanette Hoile Running time: 105 minutes with no interval. The play includes some scenes of an adult nature which may not be suitable for under 18s.
8pm March 21-25, 2017 An award-winning play about the lives, loves and hopes of the five Mundy sisters, set during the festival of Lughnasa in the final days of the summer of 1936 in County Donegal in rural Ireland. This lyrical tale has become a modern classic that combines romance, humour and heartbreaking tragedy. Director: Lisa Thomas Cast: Kate – Naomi Liddle Maggie – Cal Beckett Agnes – Amy Flinders Rose – Catherine Ellis Raku-Evans Christina – Roísín Deady Father Jack – Derek Dempsey Michael – Eugene Duffy Gerry – […]
8pm February 28 – March 4, 2017 When university professor John Oldman unexpectedly resigns, his startled colleagues impulsively go to his home to press him for an explanation, but what he tells them is too unbelievable to be true … or is it? Director: Bob Callender Cast: John Oldman – Chaz Doyle Harry – Jerome Kennedy Dan – Tom Melly Art Jenkins – Daniel Kelly Will Gruber – Peter Bond Linda Murphy – Naomi Wynter Sandy – Victoria Maytom Edith – […]
8pm February 7-11, 2017 Reminiscing. Once a year to tell stories. To share little bits of our little lives. A house by the sea. Teddy wants more light. He’s knocked that staircase down. Alison is soaked through. She’s livid. Clarissa’s ready to burst. It’s the day of the annual dinner. They can’t keep meeting like this. An explosive family drama that is dark, strange and often funny. It asks why is routine and ritual so important and can we ever let […]