Why See Blithe Spirit?
Starring Jennifer Saunders
TV legend Jennifer Saunders returns to the stage as a quirky medium in Noel Cowards iconic comedy, Blithe Spirit. After thrilling audiences at the Theatre Royal Bath last summer, the Richard Eyre helmed production is packing up its crystal ball and is heading out on a UK tour in 2020. Garnering rave reviews for her sparkling performance, Saunders brings this hilarious comedy to life, don't miss it!
When Charles Condomine and his second wife Ruth invite eccentric medium Madame Arcati (Saunders) to conduct a seance at their home all hell breaks loose, literally. As Charles' first wife Elvira returns to the human world (only visible to Charles) she is determined to ruin her husband's new marriage, no matter the consequences...
Opening night: 17 February 2020
Cast and Creative
Jennifer Saunders as Madame Arcati
Geoffrey Streatfeild as Charles
Lisa Dillon as Ruth
Emma Naomi as Elvira
Simon Coates as Dr. Bradman
Lucy Robinson as Mrs. Bradman
Rose Wardlaw as Edith
Written by Noel Coward
Directed by Richard Eyre
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