Best Of Friends, The

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The friendship between Sir Sydney Cockerell, George Bernard Shaw and Dame Laurentia McLachlan lays at the heart of this play about friendship, learning and the search for answers. 

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The friendship between Fitzwilliam Museum curator Sir Sydney Cockerell, Nobel Prize winning author George Bernard Shaw and Benedictine nun Dame Laurentia McLachlan lays at the heart of this play about friendship, learning and the search for answers. The play was created by Hugh Whitmore using the trio’s letters and essays.

Whitmore’s plays include Stevie, Pack Of Lies and Breaking The Code. Among his recent work for television is the multi-award winning The Gathering Storm.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 02/03/2006

Opening Night: 09/03/2006

Closing Night: 01/04/2006

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Roy Dotrice, Michael Pennington, Patricia Routledge

Creative

Director - James Roose-Evans

Designer - Simon Higlett

Author - Hugh Whitmore

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