29 & 30 April 2016

Old Boilers

by Adrian Cale

Directed by Gilly Lee

Cast


Mr Watts

Chris Lang

Freddie

Nick Topazio

Josh

Nathan Smith

Anya

Jess Botting

Miss Bobby

Jean Chudleigh

Anne

Marjorie Butler

Cora

Sue Fossey

Karen

Liz Bristow

Ginny

Lindsay Noakes

The action takes place on a cold, wet and windy day in a Blackpool Guest House run by the landlady Miss Bobby, with the not very able assistance of a Latvian lass whose English is somewhat limited. On top of that confusion the Guest House’s ancient central heating boiler has broken down and needs urgent repair

The play revolves around four girl friends, all of a certain age, who decide to celebrate their respective divorces in style - in Blackpool.  When a face from the past looms up unexpectedly, it’s the very last face one of the ladies wants to see ......