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Mike Leigh

Abigail's Party

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Abigail's Party

17 - 27 May 2023
We are excited to announce that Repertory’s first production for 2023 will be Mike Leigh’s Abigail’s Party, a ground-breaking black comedy from the late 1970s, now revived as a classic period piece and social satire of suburban life at its most hilariously cringe-making.
Directed by Dimitri Gibara, the performances will be held at the Elmwood Auditorium between 17 and 27 May. Auditions to be announced in the coming weeks.
(A Community Theatre production by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd and New Zealand Play Bureau Ltd)
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