27 May – 21
Mon – Sat 7.30pm Sat Matinee 2.30pm
Tickets £13 (£11 concs)
This production has now
By Martin Crimp
"A classy revival …. Beautifully detailed performances"
wrought intriguing thriller from one of our country’s
foremost writers… The version delivered here is likely to
stay with me for some time to come…."
Richard, a successful GP, and Corinne, his wife, have
recently moved to the country. They are looking for a fresh
start, stability and rural bliss. Then late one night
Richard discovers an unconscious young woman by the roadside
and brings her home. Who is she? What does she want? What
secrets does she hide? In award winning playwright Martin
Crimp’s urgent thriller the truth emerges over the course of
a sultry summer night.
"Gripping escapism at its
finest... Captivating from start to finish"
Fringe Review - 5 Stars
Premiered at the Royal Court in 2000, The Country is a
clever look at the underbelly of modern marriage, slyly
playing with audience sympathies and relentless in its
depiction of the power struggles embedded in human
2 Bath Road
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