Inspired by Shakespeare’s most famous plays and with a nod to Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads, Bard Heads imagines what might have happened next in ‘Macbeth’ and ‘Hamlet’.
THE THIRD WITCH FROM THE LEFT – What’s done cannot be undone – or can it? Meg the witch is haunted by a night she can never forget. Now a successful cookery writer and astrologer, she undertakes a time-travelling journey to find answers for what happened on that blasted Scottish heath.
CALL ME OZ - Sweet Prince? Confirmed bachelor Osric lampoons Hamlet.
In his youth, Osric, a stylish and sensitive courtier at Elsinore Castle, witnessed Prince Hamlet and several other members of the Danish Royal family meet their untimely end. He’s not spoken about it for over 45 years, but after a devastating session with his therapist, he is compelled to reveal all.
Please note it is not suitable for children under 12.
"If these pieces don't become BBC Radio 4 afternoon plays there is something wrong with the world."
The Gloucester Citizen
“Brilliantly written and beautifully acted”
“All this gossip, it’s better than EastEnders – you learn a lot from Bard Heads”
“Very clever and I really enjoyed it – a hit, a very palpable hit.”
★★★★☆ Stage Talk Magazine Michael Hasted
2nd April 2017 at 7:30pm
Latecomers will not be admitted