Playhouse Creatures archiveThe sorry lives of women who become actresses after the 1669 Royal decree allowing them to perform on stage. A rollicking bawdy story, full of rude hilarity, earthy comedy and heartbreak, proving that there is 'No Business Like Show Business'. The play was expanded for the 1997 Peter Hall Company production. Contains strong language Running Time: Approx. 2 hours including a fifteen minute interval.


Susie Harriet (Mrs Farley), Becca Horn (Nell Gwyn), Susan Kyd (Mrs Betterton), Gay Lambert (Doll. Common), Kathryn Sumner (Mrs Marshall)


Author: April de Angelis
Producer(s): Tenth Planet Productions, Ovation
Director(s): Alexander Holt, Alastair Evans (assistant)
Design: Michael Ozouf
Lighting: Nick Holdridge
Costume: Stewart Charlesworth
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Playhouse Creatures

Playhouse Creatures (Play) production archive for QTIX code T1950112665. Details of all Playhouse Creatures archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S4607

Archive Listings

16 Aug 06
10 Sep 06
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Inner London
Greater London

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