Ayckbourn comedy for Arts Festival

With less than one week to curtain up the set is under construction and rehearsals are going to plan – which is more than can be said for Justin and Julie-Ann’s doomed dinner party….

Justin and Julie-Ann are about to introduce their respective parents to each other over dinner - Justin’s upper-crust alcoholic mother from Surrey, and Julie-Ann’s bigoted Yorkshire father and prim mother.

Into this doomed scenario ‘drops’ Paige Petite, a former lap-dancer, and her thick, gun-toting minder employed by her violent boyfriend ...

Alan Ayckbourn’s Roleplay is on at Summerheath Hall, Hailsham from Thursday, September 5, to Saturday, September 7 - evenings 7.30pm with a 2.30pm Saturday matinee. Tickets £8.50 (concessions available) for all performances apart from Saturday night when the price is £16 (concessions available) and includes a three-course meal.

Call the box office 01323 841414 or online http://www.pavilionhailsham.co.uk/artsfestival.htm