19 - 24 January 2004
A Day In The Death Of Joe Egg
The parents of a severely disabled young girl use the humour of despair in their attempts to come to terms with their situation.
23 - 28 February 2004
Arsenic And Old Lace
A theatre-hating critic lives in New York with murderous aunts, an uncle who thinks he's Teddy Roosevelt, and a brother who looks like Boris Karloff.
(Previously produced in 1988)
22 - 27 March 2004
When a shy young man runs off to a commune with his girlfriend in 1969, his decision has repercussions for the next three generations of his family.
26 April - 1 May 2004
Thriller Of The Year
An award winning crime novelist realises that someone is trying to kill her using methods from her own book.
7 - 12 June 2004
An old man in a retirement home looks back on his glory days as a music hall entertainer, and refuses to acknowledge his humble roots.
12 - 17 July 2004
In Edwardian England, a young girl is convinced that her mother and an old family friend are jointly responsible for her father's death, and sets out to prove it.
6 - 11 September 2004
My Friend Miss Flint
Donald Churchill & Peter Yeldham
A couple meet up again after their divorce, share fond memories, rekindle former arguments, and reopen old emotional wounds.
4 - 9 October 2004
Daphne Du Maurier
In the 1940's, a newly married woman takes up residence in her husband's mansion, but finds that his dead first wife still exerts her influence.
(Previously produced in 1981)
8 - 13 November 2004
Shooting The Legend
Two women prepare to make a documentary film about the "socially deprived" people of Gateshead.
6 - 11 December 2004
Secondary Cause Of Death
In a 1939 English country manor, an inept police inspector finds himself involved in a murder mystery game with real dead bodies.