Our Season


SPRING SEASON 2016 | MARCH - MAY 2016

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The multi-award-winning Finborough Theatre’s Spring Season opens with the London premiere of award-winning playwright Alexandra Wood’s startling new play, Merit, running 1–26 March 2016. It runs alongside the world premiere of award-winning African-American playwright Aurin Squire’s Don’t Smoke in Bed, on Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from 6–22 March 2016.

Multi-award winning composer, writer and director Phil Willmott's new musical, Princess Caraboo, receives its world premiere from 29 March–22 April 2016. It is accompanied by the first UK production in more than 40 years of Margaretta D'Arcy and John Arden's epic masterpiece, The Non-Stop Connolly Show, to commemorate the centenary of Dublin’s Easter Rising. It plays on Sunday and Monday evenings from 4–18 April, and culminates in two all-day “come and go as you please” performances of the entire play cycle on the anniversary of the Easter Rising itself – Saturday, 23 and Sunday, 24 April 2016.

The season comes to an end with the world premiere of a new play, Schism by acclaimed playwright with a disability Athena Stevens from 27 April–14 May 2016.

For full information, please visit http://www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk/productions.php

SUMMER SEASON 2016 | MAY - AUGUST 2016

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Our Summer Season features three world premieres of new writing including the return of our THEGREATWAR100 series, a rediscovery from John Osborne and, continuing our commitment to Canadian writing, two plays about politics – a classic and a new play, both in their European premieres.

The multi-award-winning Finborough Theatre opens its Summer Season with the world premiere of a new play, Stone Face by Eve Leigh running 17 May–11 June 2016. It runs alongside the London premiere – and the first production in over 40 years – of John Osborne's A Subject Of Scandal And Concern, on Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from 22 May–7 June 2016.

Commemorating the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, the Finborough Theatre's THEGREATWAR100 series continues with the world premiere of It Is Easy To Be Dead about war poet Charles Sorley plays from 15 June–9 July 2016. It plays concurrently with the European premiere of a Canadian classic, Maggie and Pierre, about Pierre and Maggie Trudeau, the parents of Canada's new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, on Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from 19 June–5 July 2016.

The world premiere of a first play by an exciting new playwright, Amy Ng, Shangri-La plays from 12 July–6 August 2016. The season comes to an end with the controversial new Canadian play, the European premiere of Proud by Michael Healey, playing Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from 17 July–2 August 2016.

For full information, please visit http://www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk/productions.php

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