Watching Rosie

Watching Rosie

A touching online short play starring Miriam Margolyes, Amit Shah and Louise Coulthard. 


By Louise Coulthard

Directed by Michael Fentiman


Online 12 - 26 November


“What are those Blue Remembered Hills?”

Alice and her granddaughter Rosie were a team. Until Lockdown forced them apart.

Starring BAFTA winning actress Miriam Margolyes this heartbreaking and hilarious online short play highlights the incredible bond between Alice and Rosie as they face change, confusion and an unexpected arrival from Tesco.

Adapted from Louise Coulthard’s award-winning debut play and directed by Michael Fentiman, Watching Rosie is a tender portrayal of experiencing dementia in lockdown and the power of love to overcome it.

Produced by the Original Theatre Company with a cast including Amit Shah and Louise Coulthard, donations are encouraged in support of Dementia UK and the Original Theatre Company.


Suggested donation: £5

Running time: 15 minutes


If you would like some advice or help on Dementia you can contact Dementia UK's Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline - 0800 888 6678 or [email protected]

60% of profits from donation will go towards Dementia UK and 40% to the future of the Original Theatre Company.


Download the cast and creative sheet here