noun: /pəˈfɔːm(ə)ns/ – An act of performing a dramatic role

A series of short plays and monologues
Alsop Drama return to the Lantern following their success in the Homegrown Festival in January with a collection of work from some of the most famous writers, alongside a new play from Liverpool Writer, John Evans.

Anton Chekhov – The Proposal
A classic Chekhov farce poking fun at the habits of the gentry.

Tennessee Williams – Hello From Bertha
A heart wrenching play about the eviction of a dying prostitute, from a run-down brothel.

Alan Ayckbourn – A Talk In The Park
Five strangers on separate park benches, try to make friends in a desire for companionship.

Victoria Wood – Kitty and Giving Notes
Appearances from the leader of an amateur dramatics company and a self-righteous middle-aged spinster from Cheadle.

John  Evans – The Benefactor
A moving tale of kindness and friendship, seen through the eyes of a young sailor.

Lantern Theatre, Blundell St, Liverpool
Thurs 26th & Fri 27th May 2016 – 8:00pm
Tickets £8.00 & £10.00
(+ 50p fee added on booking)
0151 703 0000

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Hello From Bertha Tennessee Williams
Bertha – Joanne Lovering
Goldie – Hayley Hamilton
Lena – Linda McGrath

The Proposal Anton Chekhov
Choobukov, Stepan Stepanovich – Mike James
Natalyia Stepanovich – Jazz Jago
Lomov, Ivan Vassilievich – Vincent Skyner

Talk in The Park Alan Ayckborne
Arthur – Joe Wilson
Beryl – Tasha Lawler
Charles – Mike James
Doreen – Pauline James
Ernest – Darneil Owens

The Benefactor  John Evans
Ged – Louis
Julian – Les James
Betty – Tasha Lawler

Kitty Victoria Wood
Kitty – Patricia Birkett

Giving Notes Victoria Wood
Alma – Tessa Dunbavin