The Playhouse Theatre, Preston

Great amateur theatre, right in the heart of Preston

PRESTON DRAMA CLUB presents

LAST TANGO IN WHITBY

A comedy by Mike Harding, directed by Liz Procter

 

23rd to 26th May 2018

 

For Pat, recently widowed, this year's charabanc trip to Whitby is tinged with sadness.

 

She is determined to enjoy herself in the company of her old friends - warm, kind hearted Jimmy and Joan; gentle, innocent Jessie; Maureen; know-it-all Henry and interfering, out-spoken Kathleen.

 

At the hotel we meet Phil and Edna - 'The Shangri-Las' who provide entertainment in the form of old-time dancing.

 

Phil is also trying to enjoy himself, despite being trapped in a dead, loveless marriage.

 

Phil and Pat feel the unexpected spark of mutual attraction and ...

 

Cast

Phil

Mark Kendall

Pat

Carole Unitt

Kathleen

Janet Dawson

Jessie

Sue Beesley

Henry

Chris Turner

Maureen

Julie Webster

Jimmy

Dan Kings

Joan

Ruth Fraser

Edna

Carol Caine

Coach Driver

Don Stephenson

Debbie

Jaime-Lee Holmes

Clare

Pearl Price

John

Ben Percival

Alice

Mary Peck

Edie

Marilyn Brandwood-Spencer

 

 

Ticket prices Wednesday £9 & £8, Thursday to Saturday £10 & £9

 

All evening performances begin at 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm) unless otherwise stated.

 

Free parking is available for patrons on the evening of a show, in the Trinity Square car park opposite The Playhouse. A pass, available from the Box Office, must be displayed.