Hitchin theatre group have a stab at The Pitchfork Disney

14:25 11 March 2013

TWO siblings living in a childish fantasy have their lives turned upside down in a gripping drama which opens on Wednesday.

The Bancroft Players are performing Philip Ridley’s The Pitchfork Disney, a play based on brother and sister Presley and Haley who live together in the east end of London.

The pair, whose parents have long since disappeared, live mainly off chocolate and share stories about their fears and dreams, including a recurring nightmare involving a serial killer named The Pitchfork Disney.

When two mysterious visitors enter the fray, all hell breaks loose with fantasy and reality blurred.

The show opens at the Queen Mother Theatre in Walsworth Road, Hitchin, on Wednesday and runs nightly at 7.45pm until Saturday.

Tickets are £8 – call 01462 455166 or visit www.queenmothertheatre.co.uk to book.

0 comments

More news stories

19 minutes ago

A cancer charity will launch the start of its tea season in a Royston shop.

12:01
Revellers in the beer tent. Picture: by Kevin Richards.

A great day full of beer, bouncy castles and banter was had on Sunday as Royston Town Football Club hosted its 10th beer and music festival.

08:32
Councillor Lyndsey Davidson, councillor Fiona Hill, Winner Henry Silver, councillor Tony Hunter, councillor Victoria Hulstrom-Allen.

A fun run in Royston offered up a great day for all of the family, with 120 people putting their best foot forward.

Yesterday, 17:02
Becky Willers.

A charity which has close links with Shepreth Wildlife Park has received money from a local business.

”North

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition today E-edition