Tue 01 - Sat 05 May
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Middle Ground Theatre Company
BY RUTH RENDELL (writing as Barbara Vine)Following their recent productions Classic Ghosts, The Verdict and A Murder Is Announced, Middle Ground Theatre Company return with this classy thriller from the pen of one the world's greatest writers.
When Sandor snatched Little Joe from the path of a London tube train, he was quick to make clear the terms of the rescue. "I saved your life", he told the homeless youngster, "so your life belongs to me now".Sandor began to tell him a fairy tale: an ageing prince, a kidnapped princess, a missed rendezvous... But what did this mysterious story have to do with Sandor? Joe only understood his own role - he was a Gallowglass, the servant of a chief...
Starring Paul Opacic (Bad Girls/Emmerdale/Hollyoaks), Richard Walsh (London's Burning), Karen Drury (Brookside), Dean Smith (Last Tango in Halifax/Waterloo Road), Florence Cady (Crucible of the Vampire), Rachael Hart (Apple Tree House), Eva Sayer (The Turn Of The Screw) and introducing Joe Eyre as Sandor.
"MARVELLOUSLY GRIPPING... TENSE, COMPULSIVE AND BEAUTIFULLY WRITTEN" Sunday Express on Gallowglass
"RUTH RENDELL AT HER BEST... AN UNSETTLING NARRATIVE THAT CASTS EERIE SHADOWS INTO THE UNKNOWN" Woman's Journal
PERFORMANCE TUE- SAT 7.30PM, THU & SAT MATINEE 2.30PM
TICKETS TUE- THU & SAT MATINEE £30.50- £19.50,
FRI & SAT EVES £32.50- £21.50
FRIENDS PLUS 1/2 PRICE OPENING NIGHT | FRIENDS 10% OFF
Where applicable, advertised ticket prices are inclusive of a venue levy, retained by the venue to sustain and develop the programme of arts and culture in Shropshire.