About the Show/Event
Information for The Croft at Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Civic Theatre), Darlington (Play). Based on a true story. In the remote Scottish Highlands two women arrive at a former Crofters Hut in the deserted village of Coillie Ghille, when suddenly the weekend getaway takes an unexpected turn. Cut off from the modern world, Laura and Suzanne find themselves drawn into the dark history of the Croft and the lives that passed before them. In this bold and haunting new play the present interweaves with the past as ancient tales surface and the terrifying truth lurking in the Croft is revealed.
Performers Gwen Taylor (Enid), Caroline Harker (Suzanne/Ruth), Lucy Doyle (Laura/Eilene), David Cain (David/Alec), Simon Roberts (Tom/Patrick).
Author Ali Miles. Company Original Theatre Company. Director Philip Franks. Design Adrian Linford. Lighting Chris Davey. Sound Max Pappenheim.