Michael Palin’s much acclaimed stage play invites us to a ‘family gathering’.
World-weary Stephen Febble does his best to be difficult. When his daughter, her dreary husband Alan, their precocious child and the dog come to stay for the weekend, it’s enough to make him reach for the whisky!
Author: Michael Palin
Director: Vicky Whitehill
The classic tale of a Kansas farm girl, with memorable songs such as “Somewhere over the rainbow’ and ‘If I only had a heart’, this youth theatre production will entertain all the family.
By L. Frank Baum, with music & lyrics by Harold Arlen & E. Y. Harburg
Background music by Herbert Stothart
These five short plays by Jean McConnell feature colourful and animated characters and delicate observations on life.
A mix of comedy & drama
Author: Jean McConnell
The play opens as Charles and his family gather following the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.
Fascinating, insightful, provoking and funny, the play offers a host of vivid characters and reveals the fragilities, manipulations and scheming that lie behind the normally polished façade.
Author: Mike Bartlett
Director: John Dawson
America 1950’s – when two strangers meet on a train they realise they can ‘say anything’ to each other. The result is one proposes the perfect murder, much to the others amusement!
But when his wife is killed and he realises he has to fulfil his part of the bargain it becomes ‘deadly serious’!
Author: Craig Warner (based on the novel by Patricia Highsmith)
Director: Gill Bowser
In 1943, young Mid-Westerner ‘Stu’ is called up to serve in the forces and becomes a reporter for Yank Magazine, the journal ‘for and by the servicemen’. Following the men in Charlie Company, this acclaimed musical explores what it means to be a man and fall in love…..
Book & Lyrics by David Zellnik
Music by Joseph Zellnik
Director: Stephen Duckham