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 brand new hilarious comedy about family relationships, rivalries and responsibilities. Terry is a nurse by day and full time carer for his mum by night. As her 75th birthday approaches, the family descends and the siblings start to bicker. Should mum be in a home? Who's done the most for her and who knows best? Terry wants things to stay as they are, but his sister Marion has other ideas. And then there's the will... As the pressure builds and her favourite son Kenneth still hasn't arrived for the party, mum's left wondering if she'll ever get to see Blackpool Illuminations just one more time. Performers Laura Cox (Mum), James Duke (Terry), Chris Hannon (Ray), Alan Suri (Nasir), Rebecca Todd (Muna). AuthorBrendan Murray.Presented byTheatre by the Lake.DirectorStefan Escrett.DesignAnna Pilcher-Dun.CostumeAnna Pilcher Dunn.OtherCharmian Hoare (dialect coach).LightingJo Dawson.SoundMaura Guthrie.DirectorSophie Curtis (casting).