‘COMIC PERFECTION, SUPERB REVIVAL. A cracking production of Coward’s great comedy. Irresistible.’
‘A MASTERLY REVIVAL. hits fever pitch’
Judith Bliss, once glittering star of the London stage, now in early retirement, is still enjoying life with more than a little high drama. To spice her weekend up, Judith invites a young suitor to join her in the country. However, her novelist husband, and her two eccentric children have had the same idea for themselves.
Misjudged meetings, secret seductions and scandalous revelations all run riot at the most outrageous of all house parties.
Howard Davies directs Lindsay Duncan, who is joined by Jeremy Northam, Kevin R McNally and Olivia Colman in Coward’s sublime comedy of bad manners. Opening to rave reviews, this 'cracking production of Cowards' great comedy is irresistible' (Daily Telegraph).