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Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

By Edward Albee This enduring masterpiece of American drama was first staged in 1962 but its portrayal of a destructive marriage, based on toxic illusions, has lost none of its mesmerising power. George is a middle-aged history professor at an…

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Stepping Out

by Richard Harris Stepping Out is a hugely popular play that won the 1984 Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy. It follows the lives of seven women and one man (Geoffrey, the ‘doormat’) who meet at a weekly dance class in…

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The Railway Children

by E. Nesbit Adapted by Dave Simpson This amateur production of 'The Railway Children (Play)' is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd.  Peter and his two sisters, Phyllis and Roberta (Bobbie), are growing up in a comfortable middle-class…

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The Crucible

by Arthur Miller Workington Playgoers members will join forces with talented young actors from Theatre Royal Youth to perform this gripping, thought-provoking play. Set in a 17th-century American Puritan colony and loosely based on the Salem witch trials, The Crucible…

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

by William Shakespeare              For their fifth annual production, the Theatre Royal Shakespeare Players are delighted to present A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare’s best-loved comedy. The play opens in the ancient city of Athens, where the ruler, Duke Theseus, is about…

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Comedians

by Trevor Griffiths First performed in 1975, Trevor Griffiths’ ground-breaking play Comedians raised important questions about society, the nature of comedy, social class and racial stereotyping. It revealed the disturbing reality behind mainstream comedy which at the time largely consisted…

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The Vicar of Dibley

by Ian Gower and Paul Carpenter Adapted from the original TV series by Richard Curtis and Paul Mayhew-Archer. With kind permission of Tiger Aspect Productions This hilarious play (adapted from the popular 1990s TV comedy) is set in the sleepy…

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Season Ticket 2019

Theatre Royal Season Ticket 2019 6 productions for the price of 5 (at 2018 prices) Adult Season Ticket: £55 (instead of £69) Concession Season Ticket: £50 (instead of £63) We have a varied, exciting programme in store for you in…

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