Thursday, March 21, 2013; 2 p.m.
Location: The Grand, 165 Main St., Ellsworth, ME
Contact: Zoe Scott; 207-667-9500
A new play by Alan Bennett will be performed at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 21.
Award-winning writer Alan Bennett is reunited with director Nicholas Hytner and Olivier Award-winning actress Frances de la Tour, with whom he worked on The History Boys and The Habit of Art.
People spoil things; there are so many of them and the last thing one wants is them traipsing through one’s house. But with the park, a jungle, and a bath on the billiard table, what is one to do? Dorothy (Frances de la Tour) wonders if an attic sale could be a solution.
Bennett and Hytner also collaborated on the award-winning play and film The Madness of King George and their last stage production, The Habit of Art, was broadcast as part of National Theatre Live in 2010.