VenueRose Theatre Kingston
From14th April 2015
To25th April 2015
PricesFrom £13.00. To £25.00.
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The Absence of War

The Absence of WarT2035165449
It's now or never for George Jones. The heavy-smoking, Shakespeare-loving Labour leader needs to get out of opposition and into Number Ten. Plagued by a hostile media, beset by divisions in his party and haunted by his own demons, George has three weeks to convince the Great British Public that he's their man. But how much compromise is he prepared to make? How can you truly appeal to the man in the street from the Palace of Westminster? And which tie should he wear for Prime Minister's Questions?
Author David Hare

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Production details


Producer Headlong
Producer Rose Theatre Kingston
Producer Sheffield Theatres
Director Jeremy Herring
Design Garance Marneur
Lighting Lucy Carter
Sound Tom Gibbons
Design Ian William Galloway (video)
Performer Reece Dinsdale (George Jones)
Performer Theo Cowan (Bruce)
Performer Ameira Darwish (Mary Housego)
Performer Don Gallagher (Linus Frank/Charles Kendrick)
Performer James Harkness (Andrew Buchan)
Performer Charlotte Lucas (Lindsay Fontaine)
Performer Barry McCarthy (Bryden Thomas)
Performer Maggie McCarthy (Gwenda Aaron)
Performer Cyril Nri (Oliver Dix)
Performer Ekow Quartey (Trevor Avery)
Performer Helen Ryan (Vera Klein)
Performer Gyuri Sarossy (Malcoln Pryce)

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