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Universal Theatrical Group is the team behind...
New play Long Story Short by Andrew Whyment, Lee Anderson and Adam Foster will transfer to the Charing Cross Theatre in central London for a limited four week run from Monday 15 September to Saturday 11 October 2014.
A cast of eight play multiple roles in this new drama that turns the fast paced world of modern media on its head. A 16 year old boy attempts to find his missing brother, seeing him travel through the 1960s, sparking a revolution on London's Fleet Street. The drama attempts to show the ever-increasing speed of our digital lives in an episodic, multi-stranded show which blends original drama, live music and ensemble storytelling.
The cast features Kevin Phelan, Cole Edwards, Louisa Roberts, Cliodhna McCorley, Tom Gordon, Fern McCauley, Eva-Jane Willis and Sam Jenkins-Shaw.
Long Story Short is produced by Squint, Steven M. Levy and Sean Sweeney, with direction by Andrew Whyment, design by Georgia De Grey, lighting by Aaron J. Dootson, and original music by Rhys Lewis.