Production Archive

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  • A Streetcar Named Desire

    7 performances between 03/04/2018 and 07/04/2018

    ‘Every man is a king.’ Stanley Kowalski is no exception. Until one summer, when his sister-in-law Blanche comes to stay. Anxious, seductive and fiercely clever, Blanche is just about keeping it to...

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  • THE SECRET GARDEN

    70 performances between 24/11/2017 and 13/01/2018

    “When a garden’s kept proper, all weeded and neat, that chases the wild away. But when it’s left alone, for nature, who knows what secret things’d grow there...” It’s 1910, and spoilt, lonely Mary ...

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  • REMARKABLE INVISIBLE

    45 performances between 11/08/2017 and 04/11/2017

    “He wouldn’t be the first misguided, self-delusional genius. So smart and so dumb.” Peter Solverson is an ageing academic who cannot let go of his work and his dreams of making a scientific breakth...

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  • AS YOU LIKE IT

    59 performances between 07/07/2017 and 04/11/2017

    A vibrant new production of Shakespeare's irresistible comedy. Set in the modern world of fake news and paranoid leaders, the young Rosalind and her friend Celia find themselves pawns in a power s...

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  • MISS JULIE

    63 performances between 30/06/2017 and 03/11/2017

    Midsummer’s Eve, Sweden. A night when the sun doesn’t set. A night of drinking and dancing. A night to break the rules. When Julie finds herself alone on her father’s estate, she throws caution to ...

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  • HANDBAGGED

    62 performances between 15/06/2017 and 04/11/2017

    When Maggie met the Queen Tea at four Handbags at dawn Two icons, one destined to rule, the other to lead. But when the gloves came off, who had the upper hand? Moira Buffini’s sensational comedy...

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  • How My Light Is Spent

    26 performances between 31/05/2017 and 24/06/2017

    “Kitty, my hands have disappeared.” “Pardon?” Every Wednesday evening, Jimmy calls Kitty. For precisely nine minutes. At £1.20 a minute. Jimmy is 34, lives with his mum and works at Newport’s o...

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  • AFTER THE DANCE

    55 performances between 25/05/2017 and 04/11/2017

    A dazzling dissection of love, class and the capacity for self-deceit. David and Joan Scott-Fowler were Bright Young Things of the 1920s and live a glamorous life of hedonism and pleasure: debauche...

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  • WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

    26 performances between 31/03/2017 and 22/04/2017

    'They all love you! They are obsessed with you! And look at yourself; what have you done to deserve such adulation?' William Wordsworth: poetic genius or irresponsible egotist? Theatr...

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  • TWO-WAY MIRROR

    26 performances between 17/03/2017 and 22/04/2017

    A beautiful double bill exploring illusion, love and the power of desire. In the thrilling yet tender Some Kind of Love Story, a private detective is determined to expose a miscarriage of justice. ...

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