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Dostoyevsky lecture

Dr Sarah J Young

20 September 2013

As a prelude to Crime & Punishment in October, Dr. Sarah J Young of University College London, UK representative on the International Dostoyevsky Society will lecture at the theatre.


Crime & Punishment

Fyodor Dostoevsky

12 - 19 October 2013

Directed by Miles Jenner

Adapted by Marilyn Campbell and Curt Columbus

Followed by afterpiece Polly Honeycombe


Polly Honeycombe

George Colman

12 - 19 October 2013

Directed by Miles Jenner

An afterpiece performed after Crime & Punishment


The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe

C. S. Lewis

30 November - 7 December 2013

Directed by Tim Rowland and James Firth-Haydon

Adapted by Glyn Robbins

Double bill with Gosforth's Fete


Gosforth's Fete

Alan Ayckbourn

30 November - 7 December 2013

Directed by Adrian Bowd and Keith Gilbert


Under the Greenwood Tree

Thomas Hardy

17 - 23 December 2013

Adapted by Jack Shepherd

Visiting production - Presented by The Players Collective


My Boy Jack

David Haig

1 - 8 February 2014

Directed by Micheal Turner

This moving fact based drama traces the effect on the Kipling family of the death of their only son in the First World War. It is particularly poignant and appropriate as 2014 is the 100th Anniversary of the beginning of that conflict.


Richard III

William Shakespeare

29 March - 5 April 2014

Directed by Nicholas Betteridge


The Day of The Battle

Mike Turner

17 May 2014

Directed by Kate Turvey

Lewes Theatre Club’s contribution to Lewes’ 1264 Battle of Lewes celebrations.

The play will be performed out of doors in three locations in Lewes on 17 May



Alan Bennett

24 - 31 May 2014

Directed by Derek Watts

In this bleakly comic modern classic, written in 1980, Bennett foresees the advent of the heritage industry and celebrity television shows. Wonderfully funny, it is also strange, sad and disturbing.


Café Sunday: Ernie's Incredible Illucinations

Alan Ayckbourn

8 June 2014

Ernie's concerned parents take him to see a doctor about his 'illuminations', but are they really all in his mind?

Presented by the Youth Theatre with a selection of other pieces.

Followed by Café Sunday Tea for those who want it.


Time of My Life

Alan Ayckbourn

19 - 26 July 2014

Directed by Gini Comyns

Do we ever know we may be having the time of our life, or can it only be judged retrospectively?