16 - 21 January 2012
In 1973 Boston, a university student agrees to impersonate the long-dead sister of a mentally addled woman who, she is told, believes it is 1935.
13 - 18 February 2012
When a Yorkshire coal mine is designated for closure, a thousand jobs and the continued existence of the colliery brass band are at stake.
Adapted from the movie "Brassed Off", screenplay by Mark Herman.
12 -17 March 2012
A Letter Of Resignation
A fictionalised account of how, in 1963, British prime minister Harold Macmillan is informed of the Profumo affair whilst attending a retirement party in Scotland.
16 - 21 April 2012
Lady Windermere's Fan
In Victorian England, a lady believes her husband is having an affair and leaves him for another man, but is astonished when her husband's lover tries to save the marriage.
(Previously produced in 1964)
11 - 16 June 2012
An Evening With Gary Lineker
Arthur Smith and Chris England
On holiday in Majorca, 1990, a frustrated housewife wants to discuss her failing marriage with her publisher husband, but he is totally absorbed in watching the England v West Germany football World Cup semi-final with his friends.
16 - 21 July 2012
A pair of 1-Act Plays. In "The Dock Brief", an incompetent barrister prepares a masterly defence for a murderer; and in "Edwin", a retired judge suspects that his son may in fact be the product of a one-night stand between his wife and his neighbour.
Two 1-Act plays written for presentation under the collective title "Legal Fictions".
3 - 8 September 2012
The ghost of a novelist's first wife arranges his death so that he can join her in the spirit world, but kills his second wife instead by mistake.
(Previously produced in 1998, 1980 and 1965)
1 - 6 October 2012
The British Royal household of 1936 is rocked by the scandal of King Edward VIII's romance with American divorcee Wallis Simpson.
(Previously produced in 1976)
12 - 17 November 2012
The Late Edwina Black
William Dinner & William Morum
In late-Victorian England, the death of a wealthy woman by arsenic poisoning causes suspicion to fall on her husband and her companion, who are secretly lovers.
10 - 15 December 2012
Four affluent couples gather to celebrate a government official's tenth wedding anniversary, but, when they find he has attempted suicide, they decide to cover up a potential scandal from the police.