ROUNDABOUT by J.B. Priestley, Brits Off Broadway at 59E59, April 20-May 28, 2017

THE ROUNDABOUT
by J.B. Priestley
directed by Hugh Ross

Brits Off Broadway at 59E59, April 20-May 28, 2017

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With Steven Blakeley, Lisa Bowerman, Richenda Carey, Charlie Field, Derek Hutchinson, Annie Jackson, Ed Pinker, Brian Protheroe, Hugh Sachs, and Carol Starks. 

Produced by Cahoots Theatre Company, The Other Cheek & Park Theatre

Richard Kettlewell is an old Etonian whose business ventures are failing. Over a crowded weekend, his daughter Pamela, whom he hardly knows, returns from Russia, a passionate communist; his ex-wife and mistress both turn up; and his butler has a big win at the races. THE ROUNDABOUT is funny, touching, highly perceptive look at England in the 1930s, when it looked, just possibly, as if the social order might be changing. This delightful comedy by one of Britain’s most prolific playwrights J.B. Priestley was first seen in 1933, and this production marks its NYC premiere.


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$14.99
ISBN: 9781786820174
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Published: Oberon Books - October 10th, 2017