The Theatre Chipping Norton and The Dukes Lancaster
29 May – 10 Jun | 7:30pm
A quiet Irish village is turned upside down with the arrival of a Hollywood film crew, looking for the ‘real’ Ireland for their latest schmaltzy blockbuster. A pair of extras, Charlie and Jake, watch with amazement, envy and delight as cultures clash, divas strop and everyone fights over the last portion of lemon meringue pie.
Two actors play a vast array of eccentric and lovable characters in this universally loved, worldwide comic theatre sensation. Written with poignancy and sincerity and performed at breakneck pace, this play has made a deep connection with audiences in over 30 countries.
“Superb display of comic timing and physical performance” The Stage
Running time : 125 mins including an interval
Charlie de Bromhead – Jake
Conan Sweeny – Charlie
WRITTEN BY: Marie Jones
DIRECTED BY: John Terry
LIGHTING DESIGN BY: Alexandra Stafford
SET and COSTUME DESIGN BY: Samantha Dowson
SOUND DESIGN BY: Eamonn O’Dwyer
Age suitability 13+
*Patrons please note there is no performance on Bank Holiday Monday, 5th June
Dinner + Show
On selected evenings you can enjoy a specially designed seasonal pre-show dinner with a glass of wine in our Banquet Hall and see Stones in his Pockets for only €30!
Menu: choose between…
○ Roast Chicken with Chorizo, Peppers, Red Onion, Potatoes & Romesco
○ Spanakopita with Minted Broad Beans & Roasted Tomatoes
○ Spiced Mackerel with Horseradish Potatoes & Salad
Served with a glass of white or red wine
Dinner + Show available on the following dates in June: Thu 1 | Fri 2 | Sat 3 | Thu 8 | Fri 9 | Sat 10
Sitting @ 6pm | Tickets: €30