Torch Theatre Company

Who's Afraid of Rachel Roberts?



17 - 21 September


Concessions: £2 off
Under 25s: Half price

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Ages 16+: Contains strong language
Post-show talk:19 September

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The return of last year's sell out success. From minister's daughter to Oscar-nominated, booze-soaked, shockingly foul-mouthed Hollywood star, Rachel Roberts (played by BAFTA-winner Helen Griffin) was showered with awards for her powerful, passionate performances in the ground-breaking kitchen-sink dramas, Saturday Night & Sunday Morning and This Sporting Life.

Marriage to Rex Harrison brought a superstar lifestyle which she embraced whole-heartedly - and then set about destroying with her outrageous, provocative behaviour. But even in her darkest moments, no-one escaped her bleak and scathing sense of humour, least of all herself...

Ages 16+: Contains strong language


Show Times

Who's Afraid of Rachel Roberts? - Theatre 2  
Tuesday 17 September 8.00pm
Wednesday 18 September 8.00pm
Thursday 19 September 8.00pm
Friday 20 September 8.00pm
Saturday 21 September 8.00pm


'a revealing and honest portrayal far beyond the ambit of any biography'
Theatre in Wales

Cast & Team

By: Helen Griffin & Dave Ainsworth

Director: Peter Doran

Designer: Sean Crowley

Cast: Helen Griffin

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