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Birmingham School of Acting - Winter Season

29th Nov - 2nd Dec and 6th - 9th Dec 2006

The BSA Acting Company presents a season of plays in the Main House and Ron Barber Studio.

Main House

Of Mice & Men by John Steinbeck

Adapted by Steinbeck himself from his classic novel. Of Mice And Men tells the story of George and his simple minded companion Lenny, two casual labourers in 1930's California. Travelling from ranch to ranch they dream of a place of their own where Lenny can tend rabbits and they can 'live off the fat of the land.

29th Nov to 2nd Dec at 7.30pm plus matinee 1st Dec at 2.30pm

Ron Barber Studio

Head-Rot Holiday by Sarah Daniels

Christmas 1991 - hardly a time for celebration at Penwell Special Hospital, a secure psychiatric unit for women. Funny, compassionate and unflinchingly honest, Head-rot Holiday invites you to share the lives of staff and patients at this particularly tricky time of year. Is it a trip that you will dare to take?

This play contains language and scenes of an adult nature.

29th Nov to 2nd Dec at 7.45pm plus matinee 30th Nov at 2.30pm

The Flies by Jean-Paul Satre

In a desolate town, high in the mountains, a young man returns to his birthplace. His father, the King, has been murdered by his mother and her paramour, and the sun-scorched inhabitants of the town are tormented by a plague of flies in retribution for the crime

6th to 9th Dec at 7.45pm plus matinee 8th Dec at 2.30pm

Tickets: £7. Concessions £5.50

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Production links

Box Office: 0121 643 5858
The Crescent Theatre, Sheepcote Street, Birmingham B16 8AE. Company No: 699933, Charity No: 245054