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Rough Crossing

23rd April 2019 to 27th February 2019

Venue Sheffield Theatres – Lyceum Theatre
Running Time 115m
Prices £15.00 - £45.00
BSL Interpreter Julie Fletcher
Captioner Cara Lawless
Audio Describer Jane Ensell + Coralie Swainsbury
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Accessible Performances

Date Time Performance Types More Info / Tickets
25th April 2019 19:45

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BSL Interpreted

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27th April 2019 15:00


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All aboard for the long-awaited return of Rough Crossing, from Academy, Tony and Olivier award-winning writer Tom Stoppard, directed by acclaimed director Rachel Kavanaugh.

The star cast is led by John Partridge, winner of this year’s Celebrity Masterchef, well known to TV audiences as EastEnders’ charismatic Christian Clarke, and one of West End theatre’s most prolific leading men (A Chorus Line, Chicago). Starring alongside John is Olivier-award nominee Charlie Stemp, fresh from his Palladium and Broadway triumphs (Hello, Dolly!, Half a Sixpence). They are joined by West-End star Issy van Randwyck (Fascinating Aïda), comedy TV favourite Matthew Cottle (Game On)Holby City’s Rob Ostlere and Simon Dutton (The Saint).

Two famous playwrights, one jealous composer, an unorthodox waiter, and a mistimed lifeboat drill… let the sharp Atlantic winds turn to gales of hysterical laughter as our colourful characters become tantalisingly tangled in a Stoppardian string of absurd events, as they feverishly try to rehearse a show whilst en route to New York.