Director: Polly Findlay; Written by: Githa Sowerby; Cast: (the cast may change on different dates) Roger Allam, Joe Armstrong, Harry Hepple, Barbara Marten, Justine Mitchell, Sally Rogers, Sam Troughton, Anjana Vasan
Roger Allam (Les Miserables, The Thick of It) will be playing Rutherford in this new production of Githa Sowerby's searing depiction of class, gender and generational warfare.
John Rutherford rules both his factory and family with an iron will. But as the furnaces burn relentlessly at the Glassworks, at home his children are beginning to turn against him...
Githa Sowerby’s play was inspired by her own experience of growing up in 1912, when female voices were seldom heard on the British stage.
Hansard, at the National Theatre – 22 Aug to 24 Oct 2019 – Hansard is a witty new play about a Tory MP who returns home who find his secrets uncovered during a marital spat.
Master Harold… And The Boys – 21 Sep to 26 Oct 2019 – A blistering play about apartheid in South Africa, and how it made people hurt friends and those that they professed to love
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie – 6 Nov 2017 to 28 Sep 2019 – 'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' is all about overcoming prejudice, with songs by The Feeling's Dan Gillespie Sells.
TINA — The Tina Turner Musical – 21 Mar to 21 Dec 2019 – TINA tells the story of Tina Turner, from her humble start in Nutbush to her transformation into a global superstar.
Watch some magic at the Magic Circle – 9 Apr, 14 May, 4, 18 Jun, 3, 17 Sep, 8, 22 Oct, 5, 12 and 19 Nov 2019 – Look around their museum and then sit down to enjoy an evening of magic at the Magic Circle's very own headquarters
9 To 5 – with the music of Dolly Parton – 28 Jan to 31 Aug 2019 – 9 To 5 uses the music of Dolly Parton to tell the story of three put-upon workers who oust their egotistical office boss
Come From Away — Phoenix Theatre – 30 Jan to 25 May 2019 – Come From Away tells the story of how a small Canadian town took in 7,000 stranded air passengers after 9/11
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