The Acting Course presents ....... The Odd Couple - female version by Neil Simon Directed by Edward Applewhite Tuesday 7th - Thursday 9th November at 7.30pm Friday 10th November at 2.00pm Olive Madison has invited the girls over for an evening of Trivial Pursuit. Late to arrive is Florence Unger, who has just separated from her husband, Fastidious, depressed, and none too tense, Florence seems suicidal, but as the action unfolds, Olive becomes the one with murder on her mind when the clean freak and the slob ultimately decide to room together with hilarious results as The Odd Couple is born.
The Acting Course presents ...... Blood Wedding by Federico Garcia Lorca Director: Dominic Yeates Tuesday 14th November - Thursday 16th November at 7.30pm Friday 17th November at 2.00pm A family feud, ill-fated lovers and a changing world; set to the rhythm of oppressive Andalusian heat, a tragedy emerges sure to cut a rural community to its heart. Federico Garcia Lorca's play provides a haunting glimpse at a society in flux and a history destined to repeat itself. Blood is thicker than water
The Performance Foundation Course A Divine Musical Comedy Directed by Louisa Shaw Saturday 25th November at 2.00 and 7.30pm Sunday 26th November at 2.00pm Featuring original music by Tony - and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken, Sister Act was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical. When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder by a notorious gangster, she is put into the witness protection scheme in a convent! Disguised as a nun, she struggles wIth the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her well-honed cabaret skills, Deloris breathes new life into the convent choir but, in doing so, blows her cover. Soon, the gang is after her, only to find themselves up against Deloris and her new-found sisterhood friends. Filled with powerful gospel music, exuberant dancing and a compelling story, Sister Act will leave audiences breathless. A testament to the universal power of friendship, Sister Act is reason to REJOICE!