Gift of the Gab, set in 1979 Brighton, takes place in Rizzini’s, an Italian greasy spoon run by fiery Ric and his bellissimo daughter, Concetta. It’s here we meet Gabe, Arthur and Stan, three kings of the grift.
Got your tickets yet for the new 1979-set British black comedy The Gift of the Gab? The world premiere, written and directed by Simon David Eden, is now in its limited season at London’s White Bear Theatre until 9 June 2018. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite review quotes and tweets below. Time to get booking!
It’s nearly time! Simon David Eden’s new black comedy The Gift of the Gab officially gets its world premiere tomorrow (17 May 2018) at London’s White Bear Theatre, where its limited season continues until 9 June. Get a first look at Ross Boatman and the cast in their 1970s finery – and then get booking!
If you’re having drinks in the White Bear pub before or after seeing Simon David Eden’s 1979-set comedy The Gift of the Gab, don’t be surprised if you hear one of these songs. Producers have assembled a fantastically eclectic playlist of tracks from the era that really capture 1970s vibe. Have a listen – and then get booking!
No rest for the wicked old-school grifters of The Gift of the Gab, even as we hurtle towards a Bank Holiday weekend. Preparations are in full swing for the premiere of Simon David Eden’s latest comedy, which starts performances at London’s White Bear Theatre on 15 May 2018. Take a look at the set model and venture into the rehearsal room with our picture gallery – and then get booking!
Got your tickets yet for the world premiere of 1970s Brighton-set The Gift of the Gab, opening this month at London’s White Bear Theatre? We catch up with screenwriter turned playwright Simon David Eden, who also directs, about his own memories of the decade that fashion forgot, how he got the theatre bug and what’s next in his Brighton trilogy. Have a read – and then get booking!
Do you remember 1979? Watch this fantastic trailer for The Gift of the Gab, the first in Simon David Eden’s Brighton trilogy, for a feel of the swirling social and historical context for this brilliant new black comedy. And then get booking for the world premiere run at London’s White Bear Theatre from 15 May 2018!
The Gift of the Gab, Simon David Eden’s follow-up to last year’s critically acclaimed black comedy The Albatross 3rd & Main at the Park Theatre, will get its world premiere next month at London’s White Bear Theatre, with a cast including Ross Boatman. It runs 15 May to 9 June 2018, with a press night on 17 May.
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