Midsummer's weekend in Edinburgh. It's raining. Bob's a failing car salesman on the fringes of the city's underworld. Helena's a high-powered divorce lawyer with a taste for other people's husbands. She's totally out of his league; he's not her type at all. They absolutely should not sleep together. Which is, of course, why they do.
is the story of a great lost weekend of bridge-burning, car chases, wedding bust-ups, bondage miscalculations, midnight trysts and self-loathing hangovers.
A collaboration between playwright David Greig and singer-songwriter Gordon McIntyre, Midsummer
opened at the Traverse Theatre in October 2008 and was revived for an international tour in the summer of 2009
The Malta premiere features actors/musicians Chris Dingli and Paul Portelli and Actor/singer Maxine Aquilina. Together they bring to life the romantic comedy we've all been waiting for as we look forward to Midsummer! BOOK NOW by visiting www.teatrumanoel.com.mt
- Tickets at only Euro20 (Euro15 for senior citizens and students) - Hurry! Limited seats available.
Reviews about the original production:
★★★★★ "joyful tale of wild sex and terrible hangovers" - The Guardian
★★★★★ "a beautiful, mesmerising piece of storytelling that makes you fall in love with the show all over again" - British Theatre
★★★★ - The Herald
★★★★ "Greig's inventive, lively writing provides a strong foundation for an engaging cast" - Broadway Baby