Jekyll and Hyde at Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans

16:00 05 July 2014

Jekyll

Jekyll

Archant

A one-man show which is the fulfillment of a life-long ambition is being performed at the Maltings Arts Theatre in St Albans next Friday and Saturday, July 11 and 12.

Following hot on the heels of Betrayal recently presented in May by StageSpell Theatre Company, Mark Waghorn is returning to the Maltings Arts Theatre in The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde based on the classic mystery tale of the same name by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Mark has written and will be performing in the one-man show which is directed by Jo Emery who also starred in Betrayal.

The show is produced in association with the Company of Ten, where it was premiered earlier this year to and it will also be presented at this summer’s Camden Fringe Festival in August.

The classic mystery tale about the inexorable conflict between good and evil has been faithfully abridged and adapted for the stage by Mark.

Central to the piece is the character of Gabriel John Utterson, Dr Henry Jekyll’s lawyer and most trusted friend. Deeply concerned by a strange clause in his friend’s will, Utterson feels compelled to investigate the sinister Edward Hyde – Jekyll’s unlikely protégé.

Convinced that Jekyll and Hyde’s relationship is founded on blackmail, Utterson embarks on a quest to learn more but as he does so, he finds the truth to be far worse than he could have ever imagined.

The play is being performed at 8pm on both nights and tickets at £10 can be obtained via the website http://www.maltingsartstheatre.co.uk/

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Royston Crow visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Royston Crow staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Royston Crow account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

54 minutes ago
Victims are being urged to come forward if they experience any form of domestic abuse.

Valentine’s Day is globally recognised as the day to be spoilt by the one you love, but Hertfordshire’s County Community Safety Unit is asking you to consider how you are being ‘treated’ tomorrow, to raise awareness of domestic abuse and coercive control.

Peter Chand wows the crowd with Grimms' Sheesha

The team behind this year’s Fireside Festival are hoping to bring a bit of heat to Baldock over the winter months.

Yesterday, 17:02
Herbie's in Melbourn

The owner of an American bar and grill in Melbourn which relocated because the rent was too high is inviting people to check out his new place in Swavesey.

Yesterday, 12:27
The French pupils enjoyed their visit to Bassingbourn Village College.

A group of French teenagers descended on Bassingbourn Village College to get a taste of what goes on in an English school.

”North

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition E-edition