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Fri 03

Coronavirus Announcement

March 16th - April 30th
Fri 03

enJOY Gentle Dance- Cancelled

April 3rd 10:30 am
Fri 03

Josh Widdicombe – Cancelled

April 3rd 8:00 pm
Sat 04

The Wind in the Willows (POSTPONED)

April 4th - April 18th
Tue 07

The Glee Club – Cancelled

April 7th - April 11th

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Absurd Person Singular

May 19th - May 23rd

 

ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR BY ALAN AYCKBOURN

Directed by Michael Cabot

Set Design by Simon Scullion

Lighting Design by Andy Grange

Costume Design by Kate Lyons

Three married couples.  Three kitchens.  Three Christmas parties.

Sidney Hopcroft, a small-time tradesman, persuades wife Jane to throw a party hoping to find favour with a bank manager and local architect.  As celebrations begin, class differences and naked ambition combine to hilarious effect as, one by one, the characters seek refuge in Jane’s kitchen.

Over the next two years, the Jacksons and Brewster-Wrights take turns to host festivities.  But Sidney’s star has begun to rise and roles are increasingly reversed as the cracks in the other couples’ marriages begin to show.

Alan Ayckbourn’s comic masterpiece of social climbing in 1970s suburbia fuses a potent mix of farce and black comedy.

‘A master of comic ingenuity.’ The Guardian

Details

Start:
May 19th
End:
May 23rd
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Venue

Festival Theatre
Grange Road
Malvern, WR14 3HB

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Price:
1st Night & Wed Mat: £25.20, £21.84, £18.48, £15.12 & £11.76
Wed-Thurs Eve & Sat Mat: £27.44, £24.08, £20.72, £17.36 & £14
Fri & Sat Eve: £29.68, £26.32, £22.96, £19.60 & £16.24
£2 concessions over 60s/unwaged Under 26s £8.96
Members’ discounts apply
Price includes 12% booking fee
Show Times:
Eves at 7.30pm
Wed & Sat Mats at 2.30pm

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