Lyric Hammersmith Announces Details for 2012 Season
Emma Rice will direct Spymonkey's Oedipussy, a subversive retelling of the Greek tragedy, as written by Carl Grose, to run April 11-21.
Playwright Edward Bond will direct The Under Room and Chair, two of the pieces in a repertory of his short works under the umbrella title, Chair Plays. Sean Holmes will direct a third, Have I None, with the dates for the repertory running April 19-May 26.
Matthew Dunster will direct Vivienne Franzmann's Mogadishu, which comes to the theater March 27-31 as part of a UK tour. Matthew Dunster's production is co-produced with the Royal Exchange, Manchester. The piece is inspired by Franzmann's time working as a teacher in inner-city schools.