Production 191 An Experiment with an Air Pump
by Shelagh Stephenson
To be performed from Wednesday 1st to Saturday 4th June 2016 at The Astor Theatre
1799 – On the eve of a new century, the house buzzes with scientific experiments, furtive romance and farcical amateur dramatics.
1999 – In a world of scientific chaos, cloning and genetic engineering, the cellar of the same house reveals a dark secret buried for 200 years.
Shelagh Stephenson’s daring and thoughtful play, inspired by the painting of Joseph Wright of Derby, was joint recipient of the 1997 Margaret Ramsey Award and premiered at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester.
The Annual General Meeting will be at 7 pm on Thursday 12th January 2017 at St Andrew's Church Hall.
All Guild Players members and friends are invited