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The world premiere of The Colby Sisters of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania by Adam Bock will run at the Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn, north London from 19 Jun to 26 Jul 2014.
The production is directed by Trip Cullman, and features design by Richard Kent, lighting design by Oliver Fenwick and sound design by Emma Laxton. The cast includes Ronke Adekoluejo (Heather), Isabella Calthorpe (India), Claire Forlani (Willow), Charlotte Parry (Gemma), Patricia Potter (Garden) and Alice Sanders (Mouse).
"In a world of champagne and canapés, the five Colby sisters are the glamorous faces of New York high society. With wealth, style and desirable husbands, they appear to have it all. But privately, the sisters’ squabbles distort the picture of this perfect family. Image is everything, and struggling to maintain it could have life-changing consequences..."
The Colby Sisters of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania is described as a black comedy, and is written by OBIE award-winning Canadian playwright Adam Bock. His previous work includes 'Phaedra', 'A Small Fire', 'The Receptionist', 'The Drunken City', and 'The Thugs'.