Steve Thompson is best known as an award-winning writer, most recently for television. But he’s returning to the stage this month to make his directorial debut with Sense of Place Theatre’s revival of tHe dYsFUnCKshOnalZ!, written by his Bush Theatre-contemporary Mike Packer. Thompson told us what about this post-punk play attracted him. Time to get booking!
If Sid Vicious had lived, could The Sex Pistols be about to reform? To cut a version of “Anarchy in the UK” for a corporate jingle? We’re looking to Sense of Place Theatre’s revival of Mike Packer’s tHe dYsFUnCKshOnalZ! to imagine how that might have turned out. See what Billy Abortion, Mark Faeces and their old punk mates have been up to in rehearsals – and then get booking!
From the Wild West to the wildness of punk. Following its debut last autumn with Jethro Compton’s The Frontier Trilogy, Sense of Place Theatre returns to the Hen & Chickens Theatre to revive another play by a modern British playwright: Mike Packer’s 2007 comedy tHe dYsFUnCKshOnalZ!.
One week from today the Wild West is coming to north London care of Sense of Place Theatre’s brand-new production of Jethro Compton’s The Frontier Trilogy, running at Highbury’s Hen & Chickens Theatre from 2 to 6 October 2018. Learn who’s playing who in each of the three short plays and get into the rootin’-tootin’ mood with our sneak-peek rehearsal photos gallery and flashback video. Time to get booking!
Get ready. Take aim. Fire…. Sense of Place Theatre launches with a brand-new London production of The Frontier Trilogy, Jethro Compton’s 2015 triptych of three short plays set in the American Wild West, which runs for six performances only at the Hen & Chickens Theatre from 2 to 6 October 2018.