Casting has now been announced for the Trevor Nunn-helmed world premiere of Dessert, a new play by Olivier Cotton, which will run at the Southwark Playhouse from 12 July to 5 August 2017, with an official opening set for 18 July. The cast includes Teresa Banham, Alexandra Gilbreath, Stephen Hagan, Stuart Milligan, Michael Simkins and Graham Turner. Following on from their previous collaboration on Daytona which ran at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, Cotton's thought-provoking play about wealth, greed and the lengths to which people will go to claim what’s theirs, is produced by David Adkin.
Justice is a dish best served cold, and violently. That's exactly what's on the menu in Oliver Cotton's new thriller Dessert. Four upper class friends sit round a dinner table. An English couple are entertaining their American guests. The two men are investment bankers about to strike up a deal in the finance world. They spend the first 20 minutes of the play swooning over their exotic second... Read more