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by Patrick Marber

Sat. 14th April – Sat. 28th April 2007 at 7.45pm - Ron Barber Studio Theatre
Matinees 21st and 28th at 2.45pm. No Monday performances.

Multi-award winning play of sexual passion and betrayal charts its characters’ actions through nearly 4 years.  Alice, a young stripper, falls in love with suburban journalist Dan.  Then Dan meets Anna, a photographer, and brings her together with Larry, a young consultant dermatologist, via the Internet, before leaving Alice for Anna. 

a bruising dissection of modern relationships. New York Magazine

...casts a steely, unblinking gaze... Time Magazine

A modern classic.

This play contains explicit language.

Visit the Closer Microsite for an insight into the development of the production.

1st Night Only - All Seats £8.00 (No Concessions)
Other Performances - All Seats £9.00 (Concessions £8.00)


PgotographsCopies of production photographs are available for purchase

Production links

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