Actor turned director Nigel Harman is maybe not the first person you think of in relation to the plays of Stephen Berkoff. Highly experimental, non-naturalistic and often controversial, Berkoff's plays have a history of challenging audiences and seem quite a step away from the 'Eastenders' star and Olivier Award-winning Shrek actor, who has gone on to direct the UK tour of that very same musical.
Lunch and the Bow of Ulysses Tickets
Witness a couple meeting for the first time, on a bench in a park near the sea. Then find them again years later, and experience through them the paradoxical isolation and partnership that comes after two decades of coupledom.
Lunch and its sequel The Bow of Ulysses are two of Berkoff’s finest small pieces examining human relationships.
Nigel Harman heads a first class creative team which includes Olivier Award-nominated sound designers Ben & Max Ringham, designer Lee Newby (Grand Hotel, Dogfight), lighting designer Joshua Carr (Hangmen, West End) and Offie Award winning West End Choreographer Alistair David as movement director. This promises an exciting and provocative presentation of Berkoff’s masterful writing
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It has been announced that Shaun Dooley and Emily Bruni will star in a season of Steven Berkoff one-act plays, Lunch and The Bow of Ulysses, directed by Nigel Harman, at Trafalgar Studios 2 for five weeks from 6 October to 5 November, with an official opening on 10 October 2016.