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Performance

VenueThe Playhouse
Other spaces: Studio
TownHarlow
CountyEssex
From3rd April 2016
To3rd April 2016
When15:00
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The Chairs

T1301359497
An old couple live alone at the top of a building, their world has been destroyed by failure and humiliation. To justify their sad lives, they throw a party and invite guests from all walks of life to hear their story, told by a professional orator. This is a tragic farce, a black comedy, depicting the unreality of life and its emptiness, where the meaning is not in what is said but in the underlying passion and commitment.
Author Eugene Ionescu


Archive :: production:T1301359497, play:S2752, venue:V40

Production details

A tragic farce, produced for the first time by Britain's only professional company of visually impaired artists.

Company

Company Extant
Translation Martin Crimp
Director Maria Oshodi
Director Julie Osman (assistant)
Design Andrea Carr
Costume Andrea Carr
Sound Peter Bosher
Lighting Steve Lowe
Performer Tim Gebbels
Performer Heather Gilmore

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