Noises Off

NoisesOffTitle 1
Show Information
Shows from:
Shows to:
Fri 1 May 2015
Sat 16 May 2015
Duration:
2 hrs 30 mins, including interval
Price:
£25 - £10 & discounts
Venue:
Mercury Theatre

As this rip-roaring farce unfolds at breakneck speed, the backstage dramas of a touring theatre company threaten to derail the show, with hilarious consequences.

Noises Off lifts the curtain on the ups and downs on-stage and behind-the-scenes as bungled romances collide with wayward sardines, forgotten lines and just a few precious egos!

A shambolic dress rehearsal limps to a frantic opening night in Weston-Super-Mare and then it’s downhill all the way to the Municipal Theatre in Stockton-On-Tees. Can director Lloyd hold the show together? (No) Will Selsdon stay sober long enough to make his entry on time? (No) Does Dotty know whether she is coming or not? (Absolutely not) The show must go on!

Winner of the Olivier and Evening Standard awards for Best Comedy, Noises Off is hailed as one of the greatest British comedies ever written. It has delighted millions since it premiered in 1982.

Join us for a door-slamming, axe-wielding, trouser dropping lineup of laughs to welcome the spring!

★★★★★

Daniel Buckroyd

Director

★★★★★

Richard Hornsby

Assistant Director

★★★★★

Dawn Allsopp

Designer

★★★★★

Mark Dymock

Lighting Designer

★★★★★

Adam McCready

Composition and Sound Design

★★★★★

Paul Benzing

Fight Director

★★★★★

Marc Frankum CDG

Casting Director

★★★★★

Rebecca Raggett

DSM (On The Book)

You may also be interested in...

Family Sing-a-long - group of people singing round a piano on a blue background
Family Sing-a-long

Showing: Sun 25 Jul 2021 - Sun 28 Nov 2021

Come and sing your heart out at our monthly musical celebration! It’s unplugged and spontaneous: it’s just the piano, the pianist, the show-tunes and...

More info and tickets
Come What May - Title text and images of the cast on a red Moulin Rouge style background
Come What May: A Tribute To Moulin Rouge

Showing: Sat 25 Sep 2021

The ultimate tribute to Moulin Rouge We present to you an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza as you enter the secret world of one of the greatest...

More info and tickets
Theatre Tours

Showing: Sat 25 Sep 2021 - Sat 06 Nov 2021

The Mercury has seen many famous faces perform on its stages since the theatre opened in 1972. Let us take you behind the scenes to explore the backstage...

More info and tickets