CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
A romantic comedy with a bite which proves that love may conquer all but your in-laws! When Anita and Aaron meet at the office Christmas party, itâs lust at first sight. Theyâre the last to think there could be any long-term future in the relationship. At thirty, Anita is, according to her mother Rani, past her sell by date whilst Aaron is, according to his mother Irma, a heartless ladykiller. But despite their own uncertainties, the couple canât help but fall for each other. When Anita eventually gets down on bended knee and proposes, Aaronâs only misgiving is that she beat him to it. As they plan their wedding day, Anita and Aaron have to face reality and introduce their families to each other. However, Anitaâs parents are not so easily persuaded when they first meet their future Jamaican born son-in-law for the first time. Aaron and Anita come face-to-face with the prejudices and fears of both sets of in-laws who seem to group together in opposition to their union. Will their love survive the test? World Premiere Performers Wyllie Longmore, Rokhsaneh Ghawam-Shahidi, Pooja Ghai, Ayesha Gwilt, Anni Domingo, Mark Springer, Keeley Forsyth, Nicholas Khan. AuthorTaika Gupta.Corporate SponsorWilliam Hare Ltd.ProducerOctagon Theatre Bolton.DirectorMark Babych.DesignPatrick Connellan.