“The Grapes of Wrath” on tour / “Taking the Flak” on BBC2
As previously posted, “The Grapes of Wrath” will go on tour after its Chichester Festival Theatre performances, courtesy the English Touring Theatre. Full information is now up on their website, and yes, Damian is playing Tom Joad on the tour as well. Quite a cast it is, by the way – Christopher Timothy is playing Pa Joad, for example.
Here once more the touring dates. Keep an eye on student reductions and preview days!
|10.07. – 28.08.2009||Chichester:||Festival Theatre|
|01. – 03.10.2009||Wimbledon:||New Wimbledon Theatre|
|06. – 10.10.2009||Plymouth:||Theatre Royal|
|13. – 17.10.2009||Edinburgh:||King’s Theatre|
|20. – 31.10.2009||Birmingham:||Repertory Theatre|
|03. – 14.11.2009||Leeds:||West Yorkshire Playhouse|
|17. – 21.11.2009||Truro:||Hall for Cornwall|
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In other news: the BBC has announced that “Bigfooting”, E01S01 of “Taking the Flak”, will be aired in week 27 on BBC2. Date and time tba.
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