Forthcoming productions confirmed

We are pleased to confirm the following dates for our three productions in 2019 and our spring production in 2020:

Colder Than Here by Laura Wade
Directed by Julia Ross
13th to 15th March 2019, The Blue Room, Lincoln
Auditions in November – watch this space!
An unlikely comedy about a woman who’s dying of bone cancer and her family coming to terms with her impending death.

The Talented Mr Ripley by Patricia Highsmith, adapted by Phyllis Nagy
Directed by Fraya Grove
15th to 17th May 2019, Lincoln Drill Hall (main auditorium)
Auditions in November – watch this space!
When Tom Ripley is sent to Italy to track down Richard Greenleaf, the errant son of a wealthy American couple, his mission takes on a sinister twist
as their lives become inextricably entwined.

Educating Rita, by Willy Russell
Directed by David Thew
Autumn 2019, The Room Upstairs, Lincoln Drill Hall
An ambitious hairdresser and an alcoholic university tutor strike up an unlikely friendship in this classic Willy Russell play which has contemporary echoes of George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion.

The Ladykillers by Graham Linehan
Directed by Colin Brimblecombe
Spring 2020, Lincoln Drill Hall
This stage adaptation by Graham Linehan (Father Ted, The IT Crowd) of the 1955 Ealing comedy tells the story of what happens to a gang of criminals when they decide to hide from the law in the house of an innocent old lady.

If you’d like to be involved in any of the above productions contact our secretary Su Toogood: common.ground@ntlworld.com