Sarah Mann Company presents
THE LADY IN THE VAN
Weds 26th – Sat 29 th May @ 7pm
Thursday & Saturday Matinees @ 2pm
Brighton Open Air Theatre, Dyke Road Park, Hove BN3 6EH
Tickets £15 & Conc. £13.50 Family: £45
Abigail’s Party 2020 press
“High class and supreme quality production” – The Sussex Newspaper
“A perfect way to spend a summer evening” The Argus
by Alan Bennett
A funny and poignant tale about the generosity of the human spirit, possibly.
“When Miss Shepherd drove her van into my garden in 1974 friends used to ask me if I
as planning to write a play about her. I wasn’t, but 25 years later I did.”- Alan Bennett.
She came for three months and stayed for fifteen years.
A mostly true story
Cast: Nathan Ariss, Nick Bartlett, Pip Henderson, Jack Kristiansen, Sarah Mann & Paul Moriarty”