Following the official opening of The Old Vic's new production of King Lear starring double Academy Award-w...
Patio / Porch by Jack Heifner at Above the Stag from 4 May
Raven Theatre Company presents Patio / Porch, By Jack Heifner, at Above The Stag Theatre, a fringe venue in Victoria, central London, from 4 to 9 May 2010.
Starring Jade Allen, Laura Rugg and featuring live vocals and music from 'Long Stride Lizzy'.
Directed by Philip North, costumes & design by Emma Child, lighting by Craig West.
It's mid-summer in small town Texas on a porch in 1956, and a patio in 1984. We follow the afternoon of four women full of Southern charm and character. However, underneath their animated chatter we discover lives are perhaps as empty as the dry Texas landscape which engulfs them. Land-locked, house-bound, hopeful, can these women really escape the lives they feel bound to live?