Beautifully crafted, wonderfully funny and charmingly English, RELATIVELY SPEAKING was Alan Ayckbourn's first great West End success when it opened at at the Duke of York's Theatre in 1967. Presented by Theatre Royal Bath Productions, and playing at Wyndham's Theatre from 14 May until 31 August 2013, RELATIVELY SPEAKING stars Felicity Kendal, Jonathan Coy, Kara Tointon and Max Bennett.
After just one month, Greg has made up his mind that Ginny's the girl for him. When she tells him that she's going to visit her parents, he decides this is the moment to ask her father for his daughter's hand. After discovering a scribbled address, Greg follows Ginny to Buckinghamshire. He finds Philip and Sheila in the garden, enjoying a peaceful Sunday morning breakfast, but the only thing is – they're not Ginny's parents.
Felicity Kendal is one of the UK's most popular actresses who's most loved for her television role in The Good Life (BBC). Kendal first starred in an Alan Ayckbourn play back in 1973, for the West End premiere of The Norman Conquests.
Jonathan Coy's many television credits include Rumpole, Hornblower, Brideshead Revisited, Downton Abbey and Foyle's War. On stage he has starred in Nicholas Nickleby, Donkey's Years and in the 2011 West End production of Much Ado About Nothing, with David Tennant.
Kara Tointon was recently on the West End stage in Pygmalion, with Rupert Everett, and Absent Friends. Her television credits include Dinotopia, Jonathan Creek, Bedlam, The Bill, EastEnders, Dream Team and Harry and Cosh, while her films include The Last Passenger, The Sweeney, The Football Factory and Never Play With The Dead.
Max Bennett's West End credits include Posh, In Basildon, Luise Miller, Danton's Death and Waste, in addition to such films as Anna Karenina, The Sweeney, The Numbers Station, The Duchess and 99 Francs.
RELATIVELY SPEAKING will be directed by the award-winning Lindsay Posner, who is best known for his productions at Royal Court Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. His most recent work include Noises Off at the Old Vic and Abigail's Party which played Bath prior to a West End run.
Designer Peter McKintosh won an Olivier Award for Crazy For You and was Onominated for Hello Dolly. His productions of Death And The Maiden, Butley and The 39 Steps all received Tony nominations on Broadway.
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