December 14, 2017
Spring Production 2018 – Communicating Doors
Well, we said you wouldn’t have to wait long for news of our next production, and here it is: Communicating Doors by Alan Ayckbourn, a comedy with several twists including murder, intrigue, suspense and a time travelling portal! Set in modern day in a hotel room, a professional dominatrix arrives to service a dying man and inadvertently gets transported back in time where she meets the man’s first two wives. In order to survive herself, she must warn the wives that they are in grave danger. Complicated but easy to follow, this masterpiece from the master of dark comedy excels.
Dates for your diary: Tuesday 9th January, general read-through; Wednesday 17th January, reading/casting/auditions; rehearsals start Tuesday 30th January and will be Tuesdays and Wednesdays for a while, then Mondays and Wednesdays from 22nd February; tickets will be on sale in the new year; the run is Wednesday 18th – Saturday 21st April 2018.
Craig Robb is making his directorial debut and is keen to hear from anyone who is interested in taking part both on- and back-stage. He can be contacted through the Contact Us page on this site. All are welcome to the readings and auditions, no membership is required (unless you are cast or help backstage in which case you must join The Cheriton Players for the princely sum of £5 to cover you for insurance purposes.