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 ....
Philip Ashley receives a letter from Florence from his elder cousin, Ambrose - expressing grave suspicions concerning Ambrose's wife, Rachel. Philip arrives in Italy to find Ambose has died suddenly and Rachel gone. He returns to England convinced she was responsible for his death, hoping to inherit his possessions. Philip falls in love with her. When, in turn, the uncle's suspicions aroused, Philip temporarily, reverses his opinion and defends her. One small event after another cause a kind of see-saw of belief and disbelief. Is Rachel a scheming murderess or a grossly maligned woman? Performers Helen George (Rachel), Simon Shepherd (Nicholas Kendall), Jack Holden (Philip Ashley), Christopher Hollis (Guido Rainaldi), John Lumsden (Thomas Connors), Sean Murray (John Seecombe), Aruhan Galieva (Louise). Book byDaphne Du Maurier.Adapted byJoseph O'Connor.DirectorAnthony Banks.DesignRichard Kent.LightingDavid Plater.SoundMax Pappenheim.