It's been quite a year for understudies in the West End, from Funny Girl to Sunset Boulevard – high profile cases where the show must go on and the understudy steps in to save the day at the last minute. Usually the unsung heroes of the industry, it's no surprise that there's both comedy and drama to be found in their position, but whilst Waiting for Waiting for Godot sometimes hits the mark... Read more
Waiting for Waiting for Godot, The Other Palace - Studio
Two hapless understudies occupy their time backstage, trying to understand art, life, theatre and their precarious existence within it. The comedy ponders Beckett, showbiz and just what on earth it’s all about. Turns out, the only people who truly understand Beckett’s Waiting For Godot, are the understudies.
Starring 'The Fast Show'’s Simon Day alongside Laura Kirman and James Marlowe.
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