Ever since it premiered at The Old Vic in London in 2016, the rumour mill has been rife with talk about if and when Tim Minchin’s musical...
Assembly Point's The Overcoat at Brockley Jack 19 Jan
Assembly Point Productions presents The Overcoat, by Nikolai Gogol, adapted by Howard Colyer, at the Brockley Jack Theatre, a fringe venue in south London, from 16 to 29 Jan 2011.
Directed by Eero Suojanen.
Tells the tale of Akaky Bashmachkin - a penniless, aging clerk in an unknown government department of St. Petersburg – who realizes his precious, shabby old coat will not last the winter. He has no option but to tighten his belt to afford a new one. But when his beautiful, immaculately tailored overcoat is finally ready, then his life seems suddenly filled with purpose - while out on the streets wretched souls are desperately yearning for the all encompassing warmth of his overcoat.