The Graduate set to seduce theatre-goers in Welwyn Garden City

The Graduate plays at the Barn Theatre

The Graduate plays at the Barn Theatre

Archant

THE Graduate is the next production being put on by the Barn Theatre in Welwyn Garden City.

SIMON and Garfunkel famously sung Mrs. Robinson, from the soundtrack to the film The Graduate.

The movie tells the story of Benjamin Braddock, played by Dustin Hoffman, a recent college student with no well-defined aim in life who is seduced by an older woman, with Anne Bancroft playing the role of Mrs Robinson.

The stage version of The Graduate by Terry Johnson is the next offering at The Barn Theatre in WGC.

Directed by Godfrey Marriott, the West End and Broadway hit plays at the Handside Lane theatre from Friday, October 12 to Saturday, October 20.

Tickets are on sale now for just £10.

There are performances each night at 8pm, with a matinee at 2.30pm on the second Saturday.

School groups pay only £5 per seat. Teachers interested in booking seats should contact the Barn’s education coordinator Cindy Lawford to find out about available workshops and talks on the play.

Related articles

0 comments

More news stories

19 minutes ago
Lucas Grimmer, three, enjoys a pony ride at Ashwell Show 2016.

Thousands flocked to the Ashwell Show on Monday to see a host of attractions from a family stunt team to a horse-drawn carriage and terrier racing.

Yesterday, 12:02
The Royston Business Network presented The Nicola Emmerson Trust with a cheque for £100.

The founder of a charity set up to research sudden cardiac death has been presented with a cheque of £100 from the Royston Business Network.

Sunday, August 28, 2016
The Royston NCT's nearly new sale will take place on Saturday, September 17 at the Coombes Community Centre.

New parents in Royston can now benefit from having a branch of the NCT, the UK’s largest charity for parents, in the town.

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Charlie Hall will be Hertfordshire's new chief constable

Just two people applied to become Herts’ new chief constable, and only one was interviewed – despite a recruitment consultant’s recommendation that both be considered.

”North

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up