REVIEW: Loot, Park Theatre

Marking the 50th anniversary since Joe Orton’s play premiered, Michael Fentiman’s production highlights the dark humour perfectly – helped by great performances.  A rather morbid scene is set for the audience as they enter the auditorium for Loot. The set is comprised of a coffin on a bed in all black surroundings – it seems… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for 50th anniversary Production of Joe Orton’s Loot

Michael Fentiman’s production will play at the Park Theatre from the 17th August.  Uproarious slapstick meets dubious morals as two young friends, Hal (Frenchum) and Dennis (Demba), stash the proceeds of a bank robbery in an occupied coffin, attempting to hide their spoils from the attentions of a psychopathic policeman, a gold-digging nurse and a… Read More

NEWS: 50th Anniversary Production of Joe Orton’s Loot to Play at Park Theatre

From the producers of the recent hit The Boys in the Band comes a new production of Joe Orton’s comic play Loot, arriving at the Park Theatre from the 17th August.  Directed by Michael Fentiman (Raising Martha) and produced by Tom O’Connell Productions, Loot is Joe Orton’s darkly comic masterpiece involving a load of cash and an… Read More