Star cast announced for Harold Pinter’s The Birthday Party at The Lowry.

Tristan Gemmill and Michelle Collins will star in Harold Pinter’s comedy, re-imagined by The Everyman Theatre Company.

The Everyman Theatre Company, brings together a star cast, including Michelle Collins and Tristan Gemmill, to present Pinter’s classic and most performed darkly-comic masterpiece. The Birthday Party will be at The Lowry from Tuesday 14 – Saturday 18 April.

Best known for her roles as Cindy Beale in EastEnders (BBC One) and Stella Price on Coronation Street (ITV), Michelle Collins has worked in TV for over 30 years, other television roles include Real Women, Dr Who and Casualty. Stage credits include Calendar Girls, Rattle of Simple Man, The Vagina Monolgues and Never Forget.

Tristan Gemmill is best know for his role as Robert Preston in Coronation Street (ITV) and Dr Adam Trumen in Casualty (BBC One). Screen roles include, The Jacketand The Curse of the Midas Box.

Set in a dilapidated seaside boarding house the mysterious Stanley Webber receives a visit from two sinister strangers, Goldberg and McCann. They arrive on Stanley’s birthday – or is it? What do they want and why do they want to turn Stanley’s quiet world upside down?

About Author /

Kath is an actor, singer and writer with a passion for theatre. She has been reviewing for At The Theatre since 2014. Kath has a Masters in Performance at Liverpool Hope University and is Creative Engagement Worker for B arts, a participatory arts organisation.

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