Ayckbourn's "Damsels in Distress" trilogy at Duchess from Sep 02


Ayckbourn's "Damsels in Distress" trilogy at Duchess from Sep 02

It is now confirmed that Alan Ayckbourn's trilogy of plays Damsels in Distress : Gameplan; Flatspin; Roleplay , will open at the Duchess Theatre 7th Sep 02, following previews from 4th Sep 02, and taking bookings to 30th Nov 02. (Public booking is now open).

Although entirely separate plays, these three new comedies have been specifically written to be performed by the same cast.

Gameplan
(Performed Mon eves,Thur mats, Sat mornings)
Lynette’s business collapses and her husband disappears. She finds herself a single parent with a bleak future. But her teenage daughter tries a last-ditch attempt to save them both. Will her desperate game plan plunge them into deeper trouble?

Flatspin
(Performed Tues eves,Thur eves, Sat mats)
A night of romance in a luxurious riverside apartment with a good looking stranger. How can it possibly go wrong for Joanna? But the flat’s not hers, her name isn’t Joanna and heaven knows what the stranger is after.

Roleplay
(Performed Wed eves, Fri eves, Sat Eves)
An introductory supper for the parents-in-law to be. An important occasion with the fine planning in order. But no-one has allowed for the arrival of the desperate Paige Petite who literally drops in from the upstairs flat - hotly pursued by the menacing Micky Rale.

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