The Original Theatre Company
Award-winning, Uk Based Touring Theatre Company
TORBEN BETTS INVINCIBLE (2016)
With the recession biting hard, Emily and Oliver have decided to downsize and shift their middle-class London lifestyle to a small town in the north of England.
One night they open their doors and invite next door neighbours, Dawn and Alan into their home.
From one of the most exciting playwrights to emerge since Alan Ayckbourn, Torben Betts, and produced by the award-winning Original Theatre Company (Birdsong, Three Men In A Boat), comes a brand new production of the smash hit, sell-out comedy, Invincible.
“Not much theatre makes me laugh out loud continually but Invincible, a spiky new comedy of culture clash and embarrassment from Torben Betts, is a rare and cherishable example.”
“a refreshing, Ayckbourn-style comedy”
EMLYN WILLIAMS’ NIGHT MUST FALL
When Dan, a charming, smooth-talking hotel porter arrives unexpectedly at old Mrs Bramsom’s remote woodland home he soon ingratiates his way into her life and that of her beautiful niece Olivia. But when a local woman goes missing and rumours of murder among the household surface in the press, fingers begin to point towards the dashing hotel porter. Has the past finally caught up with Dan and could he really be capable of murder? As the police close in, and with the press baying for blood, is anyone safe?
Master playwright Emlyn Williams’ renowned psychological thriller has all the tension, atmosphere and suspicion of the best British mysteries. It will leave you at the edge of your seat.
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The Original Theatre Company has shown great tenacity and resourcefulness to flourish since its creation back in 2004
Without any public money. We have made it work on our own terms through nothing short of blind faith, endless perseverance and sheer determination.
However, as we embark on the next stage of our journey to bring barn-storming, large scale theatre to audiences from all walks of life, all over the country, we need all the help that we can muster… and this is where our ‘friends’ join the fray.