The Pillowman is an utterly unforgettable masterpiece from one of Ireland's most treasured writers.
First performed at the National Theatre in 2003 starring David Tennant and Jim Broadbent, The Pillowman is guaranteed to have you on the edge of your seats from start to finish.
This dark and funny play tells the tale of Katurian, a fiction writer living in a police state, who is being interrogated about the gruesome content of his short stories and their similarities to a number of bizarre child murders that are happening in his town.
The play received the 2004 Olivier Award for Best New Play, the 2004-5 New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best New Foreign Play, and two Tony Awards for production.
This powerful play has explicit language and scenes that some individuals may find disturbing. It is suitable only for an adult audience.
HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES
by Alan Ayckbourn
10th to 15thJune 2019
This clever, funny and beautifully crafted farce follows the consequences of an adulterous affair between a married man and his boss’s wife.
In their attempts to cover their tracks they rope in a third couple to be their alibi, which results in a chain of cpnflicts, misunderstandings, and revelations. The play is known to have secured Alan Ayckbourn’s runaway success as a playwright.