Heartbreak House archiveGeorge Bernard Shaw's Heartbreak House is a comedy about the deceptions and meaningless pursuits of England's ruling class and an entertaining political commentary about what happens when socialites, tycoons and drifters collide in the pre-World War I British countryside. Expect the unexpected in this rare revival.


Derek Jacobi (Captain Shotover), Emma Fielding (Hesione Hushabye), George Layton (Billy Dunn), Ronald Pickup (Mazzini Dunn), Jo Stone-Fewings (Randall Utterwood), Fiona Button (Ellie Dunn), Raymond Coulthard (Hector Hushabye), Sara Stewart (Ariadne Utterwood), Trevor Cooper (Boss Mangan), Maroussia Frank (Nurse Guinness)


Author: George Bernard Shaw
Corporate Sponsor: Thomas Eggar
Producer: Festival Theatre
Director(s): Richard Clifford, Gabrielle Dawes (casting)
Design: Stephen Brimson Lewis
Lighting: Peter Mumford
Music: Jason Carr
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Heartbreak House

Heartbreak House (Play) production archive for QTIX code T01736070001. Details of all Heartbreak House archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S3541

Archive Listings

6 Jul 12
25 Aug 12
Chichester Festival Theatre
West Sussex

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