North of the Sunset



The story of the friendship between Thelonious Monk and Nica de Koenigswarter. Imogen Stubbs played Nica in the most recent production.

Violent Acts



A collaboration with writer James Topham and a group of Cambridge University actors. The play follows the intertwining lives of eight people on the day of a young man’s university graduation.

an incredibly satisfying play



The Last Priest



The Last Priest explores the life of Jean Meslier (1664–1729), a French Catholic priest and the author of a bitter atheistic polemic, published posthumously. He was a little-known hero of the Enlightenment, and an instigator of the socialist ideals of the French Revolution.

portrayed with sympathy and compassion

-The Guardian

Now is the Hour

/ (2008–2013)


A survival drama based on accounts of victims and survivors of the sinking of the troopship Laconia by a German U-Boat in the mid-Atlantic in 1942. Left adrift, one lifeboat spent 28 excruciating days at sea.

Catherine Cusack led a cast of 12 in the original production.

slick, traditional theatre at its best


-Fringe Review

A truly classic play that deserves to be seen more than once.


-British Theatre Guide

scarcely possible to hold back a tear

-The Independent