Tryst

4 star rating

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Based on a true story, this tense drama tells of serial fraudster, George Love, who encounters a naïve and vulnerable shop-girl, Adelaide Pinchin. The story begins as a romantic drama but soon evolves into a riveting thriller ...
Tryst at the Tabard Theatre photo by Alastair Hilton

Photo by Alastair Hilton


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Tabard Theatre
Started: Thursday 12 October 2017
Closed: Sunday 5 November 2017
Running time:1 hr 30 mins
Age suitability: 15+

Background


In its first London revival for 20 years, Tryst by Karoline Leach, comes to the Tabard Theatre.


Karoline Leach is a British playwright and author, best known for her book In the Shadow of the Dreamchild.


Tryst premiered in the West End in 1997 to rave reviews starring Paul Nicholas and Susan Penhaligon before opening on Broadway in 2006.


Directed by Phoebe Barran (Orange Tree, National Theatre and Finborough), Tryst is a tense, passion-fuelled thriller which will stay with you long after the curtain comes down.


Starring Natasha J Barnes who famously took over to rave reviews from Sheridan Smith in Funny Girl.


Note: there are now 2 press nights for this show on 16 and 17 October 2017.


Synopsis


Based on a true story, this tense drama tells of serial fraudster, George Love, who encounters a naïve and vulnerable shop-girl, Adelaide Pinchin.


Seduced by his charm and elaborate stories of a life she's never known, Adelaide agrees to run away with him in a secret tryst.


What follows shocks them both as their plans begin to unravel in frightening and unpredictable ways.


The story begins as a romantic drama but soon evolves into a riveting thriller with a startling climax.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
2 Bath Road
London W4 1LW

Box office tel: 0208 995 6035

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 12 October 2017

Press night:Monday 16 October 2017

Closes:Sunday 5 November 2017

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Thursday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 4-00pm

Sunday - 3-00pm


Tickets


Standard:
£19.50

Concessions:
£16.50

Cast


Natasha J Barnes as Adelaide

Fred Perry as George


Creatives


Author: Karoline Leach
Director: Phoebe Barran
Designer: Max Dorey
Costume designer: Megan Rarity
Lighting: Matt Drury
Sound: Dave McSeveny

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