Theatre - Absurdia

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A Resounding Tinkle by N.F. Simpson
Gladly Otherwise by N.F. Simpson
The Crimson Hotel a new play by Michael Frayn

A triple-bill of British Absurdist comedies.

In celebration of the British Absurdist playwrights, the Donmar's new Associate Director Douglas Hodge stages Absurdia - a triple-bill of comedies which gloriously reveal the absurdity of everyday life.

N.F. Simpson, whose work includes One Way Pendulum, led the twentieth century British Absurdist movement. Michael Frayn's plays include Donkeys' Years, Noises Off, Democracy and Copenhagen.

Show Information

Director: Douglas Hodge
Based On: -
Dates and Locations: July 31, 2007 to September 8, 2007 at the Donmar Warehouse, London

Cast

Peter Capaldi
Lyndsey Marshal
John Hodgkinson
Judith Scott

Creative Team

A Resounding Tinkle Written By N.F. Simpson
Gladly Otherwise Written By N.F. Simpson
The Crimson Hotel Written By Michael Frayn
Design Vicki Mortimer
Lighting Design Paule Constable
Sound Design Carolyn Downing

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