Snapdragon Productions with Damian Arnold presents

Thark

by Ben Travers, adapted by Clive Francis

Directed by Eleanor Rhode

STARRING CLIVE FRANCIS AND JAMES DUTTON

21st August – 22nd September

 

★ ★ ★ ★ The Guardian

★ ★ ★ ★ The Daily Telegraph

★ ★ ★ ★ The Times

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The Islington Gazette 

Nominated for three Off West End Awards including Best Director, Best Set Design and Best Sound Design 

 

A rip-roaring revival of the rarely-seen Aldwych Farce, re-imagined for Park200.

London, 1927. Things are not going well for Hector Benbow. His secret liaison with a shop girl is scuppered by his wife’s early arrival home. What’s more, there are reports that Thark – the family home – is haunted. Hector, his plucky nephew Ronny, and the rest of the family set out to the house to prove the rumours wrong. But Thark promises to live up to its spine-chilling reputation...

One of Ben Travers' most celebrated Aldwych Farces is presented in a new adaptation by writer/actor Clive Francis. Directed by Eleanor Rhode, whose previous sell-out successes include A Life and the Time Out Critics' Choice productions of The Drawer Boy and Generous

 

"As good as anything you’ll 
find in the West End." Time Out on Eleanor Rhode's Generous

 

Please note: strobe effects will be used.

 

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