This is the sort of play that was once a staple of the West End: a well-made, old-fashioned drama, full of heart and craft, that could open there 'cold', without a prior run in a subsidised or independent theatre like the Menier, and run for a year. The original production in 1983 starred husband and wife team Michael Williams and Judi Dench at the same time they were starring together in the... Read more
Pack of Lies Tickets
The Jacksons are a nice middle aged English couple. Their best friends are the Krogers, their Canadian neighbours. All is blissful in their world until a detective from Scotland Yard asks to use their house as an observation station to foil a Soviet spy ring operating in the area. They are really put to the test when the detective asks them to help set a trap. Should they betray their friends… Or their country?
This play is based on a true story.
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