2017-2017 | Theatre Royal Bath Directed by John East
You understood me and I loved you. Now everything escapes me. Our earthly hopes and desires are only vain fancies, our successes mirages that we try to grasp. If there is one thing certain in this world, it is our pains. Suffering is real, pleasure only imaginary – Théodore Géricault, 1817Read more
2017-2017 | Theatre Royal Bath Directed by Jonathan Church
Alan Bennett has a very unusual neighbour. Parked at the bottom of his garden is a van. With a lady in it.
Miss Shepherd is a curious and enigmatic lady. Alan knows very little about her. She used to drive ambulances in the war, might have been a nun, sells pencils and pamphlets and has an unexplained aversion to piano music.
But somehow she lives in the playwright’s garden and has done for years.Read more
2014-2014 | Theatre Royal Bath Directed by Adrian Noble
Edward Albee’s scintillating masterpiece takes place during the course of one brutal and hilarious night when George, a college professor, and his wife, Martha, invite a young couple back for late-night drinks after a faculty party.
As the alcohol flows, the guests are coerced into witnessing and participating in George and Martha’s sadistic game-playing and vitriolic verbal scrapping which reaches its climax in a momentous revelation.Read more