Dramatic re-imagining of Pinter’s hottest play

Dramatic re-imagining of Pinter's most popular play

The place: The Everyman Theatre, CheltenhamWhen: Thursday, April 2, to Saturday, April 11A trio of star names are set to look in a nationwide tour of Harold Pinter’s The Birthday Get together, which is opening on the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham on Thursday, April 2.Michelle Collins will play Meg Boles, Tristan Gemmill will play Goldberg and Paul Hickey will play McCann in Pinter’s comedy of menace which is able to obtain a dramatic new re-imagining from the group behind Ready for Godot.Following a two-year celebration of the works of Harold Pinter within the West Finish, that is his hottest and extensively carried out play.Set in a dilapidated seaside boarding home, the mysterious Stanley Webber receives a go to from two sinister strangers, Goldberg and McCann. They arrive on Stanley’s birthday – or is it? What do they need and why do they wish to flip Stanley’s quiet world the wrong way up?The Everyman Theatre’s artistic director, Paul Milton, brings collectively this wonderful forged to current Pinter’s traditional darkly comedian masterpiece.Michelle Collins has labored extensively in tv and theatre during the last 30 years. She has appeared in two of Britain’s best-loved soaps, EastEnders and Coronation Road, the massively in style Two Thousand Acres of Skye and The Illustrated Mum for which she acquired a world Emmy. Her different TV credit embrace Actual Girls; Dr Who; Miss Marple; Sunburn; Lloyd And Hill and Loss of life In Paradise.Michelle’s West Finish theatre credit embrace Calendar Ladies; Rattle Of A Easy Man; Daddy Cool; Vagina Monologues and By no means Neglect.Tristan Gemmill is greatest recognized for his long-running function as Dr Adam Trueman in much-loved British medical drama Casualty and most not too long ago as lead common Robert Preston in Coronation Road. Tristan has additionally starred in different TV reveals together with Atlantis, Cape Wrath, The place The Coronary heart Is, Grass, Loss of life in Paradise, and Name the Midwife.Tristan has starred alongside Adrian Brody and Keira Knightley within the critically acclaimed movie The Jacket. Different movie credit embrace, Flying Blind reverse Helen McCrory and The Adventurer: The Curse of The Midas Field with Michael Sheen and Sam Neill.Tristan’s most up-to-date look within the West Finish was enjoying the title function in The Bodyguard reverse Beverly Knight for which he acquired rave evaluations. Paul Hickey’s theatre credit embrace Waste, Our Class, Youngsters of the Solar, The Playboy of the Western World, Romeo and Juliet and Peer Gynt (all on the Nationwide Theatre).Tv contains Catherine The Nice, The Final Czars, Three Ladies, The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Physician Who, Father Ted, Nuremberg, Whitechapel, Sunshine, The American, Vital, Docs, Pals and Crocodiles, The Governor and Homicide Squad.Movies embrace: 100 streets, Bitter Harvest, Saving Non-public Ryan, Battle Machine, Noble, The Matchmaker, Although The Sky Falls, Nora, Spin The Bottle and Moll Flanders.For additional particulars go to the Everyman Theatre web site.

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