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Present Laughter
Wed 18 - Sat 21 Oct

Present Laughter

Frankwell QuayShrewsburySY3 8FT

Walker Theatre

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Present Laughter

by Nöel Coward

After a few years’ foray into murder Mad Cow returns with a zippy comedy! 

Coward’s classic, sparkling farce follows the shenanigans of an actor of the highest calibre (in his own eyes at least), Gary Essendine, who always exudes a stately command of the stage. Unfortunately, he has slightly less control over his personal life, which, on the eve of a tour of Africa, is becoming very complicated. A cavalcade of young women are trying to lure him into bed, a playwright named Roland has become a little too attached, and various members of his staff have been having affairs with each other's wives.
It's enough to bring on a mid-life crisis, but Gary simply must get through it... by any means necessary!

This amateur production of “Present Laughter” is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, LTD.

PERFORMANCE WED - SAT 7.30PM, SAT MATINEE 2.30PM
TICKETS WED & THU £15.50, FRI & SAT EVES £16.50, SAT MAT £14.50

Wed 18 Oct07:30PM Book
Thu 19 Oct07:30PM Book
Fri 20 Oct07:30PM Book
Sat 21 Oct02:30PM Book
Sat 21 Oct07:30PM Book
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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.

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