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Larkin With Women

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About the Show Less...

The London premiere of Ben Brown's highly praised play. Read More >

The London Premiere of the play that won the TMA Best New Play Award in 2000 when it was premiered at Alan Ayckbourn’s Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough.

In 1956, Philip Larkin, one of England’s most famous post-war writers, arrives in Hull as the University Librarian. Over the next 30 years his life will be dominated by three women.

Oliver Ford Davies is reprising his role as the poet and the play is again directed by Alan Strachan.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 29/03/2006

Closing Night: 29/04/2006

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Cast & Creative


Oliver Ford Davies


Director - Alan Strachan

Designer - Sam Dowson

Author - Ben Brown