Touring theatre company to visit villages

Actor Stephen Chance
Actor Stephen Chance

Touring theatre company, New Perspectives, is to stage Him With His Foot In His Mouth, by prize-winning Amercian author Saul Bellow, at Gretton, Ecton and Wadenhoe village halls this month.

The production is a UK premiere and the first time the story has been adapted for the stage.

The compelling one-man show will play several performances in Northamptonshire village venues in March and April, rounding off an eight-week national tour at Ecton Village Hall on Saturday, March 22, Gretton Village Hall on Sunday, March 23, and Wadenhoe Village Hall on Friday, April 4. All the performances start at 7.30pm.

Tickets for the Ecton Village Hall performance are £12 and £10 for concessions and they can be booked by calling 01604 402582.

Call Andy Butterworth on 01536 770302 for tickets to the Gretton event, which cost £10 and £8 for concessions.

To book tickets for the performance at Wadenhoe Village Hall call 01832 721129, They cost £10.