Plays from Stephen Adly Giurgis and Brad Birch feature in Sherman Theatre season
The Sherman Theatre in Cardiff has announced its 2018 season, which includes Brad Birch’s new play Tremor.
Directed by Rachel O’Riordan and featuring design by Hayley Grindle, Tremor explores the effects of tension on people’s everyday lives.
The season will also include the regional premiere of The Motherf**ker with the Hat by Stephen Adly Giurgis, which was performed in 2015 at the National Theatre in London, and is directed by Andy Arnold. It is a co-production with Glasgow’s Tron theatre.
Conor McPherson’s Dublin Carol, directed by Matthew Xia will also show at the theatre next year.
Terra Firma will be performed by the National Dance Company of Wales and a Welsh language adaptation of Florian Zeller’s The Father, produced by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru, will also run as part of the season.
Visiting productions include Liz Clarke’s Cannonballista, the Wardrobe Theatre Ensemble’s Education, Education, Education and Torch Theatre Company’s Grav.
Season at a glance:
Dublin Carol by Conor McPherson
Directed by Matthew Xia
February 1 to 17, with press night on February 5
The Motherf**ker with the Hat
Directed by Andy Arnold
March 21 to 31, with press night on March 22
Tremor by Brad Birch
Directed by Rachel O’Riordan
April 12 to May 5, with press night on April 17
Terra Firma by National Dance Company Wales
Mark Thomas: Showtime from the Frontline by Lakin McCarthy
Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales by Freckle Productions
February 22 to 23
Grav by Torch Theatre Company
February 22 to 23
Y Tad by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru with / â Pontio
March 8 to 9
Cannonballista by Liz Clarke
Ten Plagues by Belfast Ensemble
Griff Rhys Jones: Where Was I? by So Comedy
Horrible Histories – More Best of Barmy Britain by Birmingham Stage Company
March 16 to 17
One More Look by Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama / Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru
March 27 to 31
The Flying Bedroom by Little Light Dance and Digital Theatre
April 6 to 7
Brainiac Live Dan Coleman Ltd
National Theatre Connections
April 12 to 14
Education, Education, Education
Produced by Wardrobe Ensemble, Royal and Derngate Northampton and Shoreditch Town Hall
May 1 to 2
Bridget Christie: What Now? by Patrick Lynch
Tom Thumb by Lyngo Theatre
June 1 to 2
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