The Party (15)

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 71 mins.
  • Emily Mortimer, Timothy Spall, Kristin Scott Thomas
  • Dir. Sally Potter

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Upcoming Showings

Friday 1st December: 8:30pm | Market Theatre
Saturday 2nd December: 8:30pm | Market Theatre
Sunday 3rd December: 8:30pm | Market Theatre

Synopsis

When Janet is appointed Shadow Health Minister she decides to throw a small dinner party for some friends and acquaintances. What follows is a comedy wrapped around a tragedy, as what starts out as a celebration ends with blood on the floor. 

The Party is a curt and deftly acted chamber piece high on comedy and savagery about frustrated idealism and how little it takes to make society fall to pieces. The whole thing is enjoyably absurd.


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Friday 1st Dec 8.30pm
Market Theatre
Saturday 2nd Dec 8.30pm
Market Theatre
Sunday 3rd Dec 8.30pm
Market Theatre

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