The Last Motel
- Next Event
- 23rd September 7:30pm
- Event Finishes
- 23rd September 9:30pm
About this event
Abalone’s desperate, he’s taken a day of holiday from the poultry farm to commit armed robbery. Now he has Eve, a local vicar, stuffed into the boot of his classic car. Check-in with us at The Last Motel, a few miles outside of Barnsley (South Yorkshire not Kentucky), to see if Abalone’s hostage changes his perspective on life.
A darkly comedic psychological thriller from the team behind Communicate (“The honesty in the writing is brave and timely…wonderfully moving… a beautiful tapestry about life”– Anna Fletcher, Oldham Reporter). Written by award-nominated Jeremy Fletcher, whose work has been performed on Sky TV (Fest Live) and has toured nationally. Directed by JMK Regional Bursary recipient, Marcus Bazley. With set design by Evening Standard x TikTok Future Theatre Fund Award Winner, Caitlin Mawhinney.
Age Guidance: 14+
Warnings: Includes adult themes and the use of a fake gun with gunshot sounds.
About the Venue
Theatre Royal presents a vibrant, year-round programme of drama, music, dance and comedy, featuring many of this country’s leading companies and performers.
It has built a reputation of producing quality dramas and productions including the ever popular annual pantomime. Browse what’s on at www.theatreroyal.org/upcoming.
Alongside our on-stage programme of shows, the theatre offers a wide-ranging educational and community-based programme of activities and opportunities to engage people from 5 – 105 years of age, see more about our community involvement work at www.theatreroyal.org/get-involved
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds was designed and built in 1819 by William Wilkins. With many of its original features still intact, it is a superb example of a Regency playhouse and one of the most beautiful, intimate and historic theatres in the world.
Guided Tours operate from 7 April to 27 August bookable through Theatre Royal’s Website or from the box office. If you have requests outside of these times do call us to discuss your requirements. www.theatreroyal.org/shows/theatre-tour-2022/
We look forward to welcoming you to Bury St Edmunds and its Regency jewel.