Playing Burton

Year: 2002

Start Date: 26 January

End Date: 2 February

Production Company: Tabs Productions



Author: Mark Jenkins

Director: Adrian Lloyd-James


George Telfer (as Richard Burton)

Background to Production:

First production at David Bidmead’s Etcetera Theatre, Camden, at the London Festival of solo shows – 26th Feb. 1991. Then the Sherman Theatre, Cardiff - then toured small theatres throughout England, Wales and Scotland. It has played in London, New York, Budapest, Jerusalem and Hong Kong.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Article titled “George..... on playing Burton”. He says this work “is one of the most satisfying things I have ever done”.

Other items / issues of interest:

A general programme for this season. A coloured illustrated cover of the theatre interior.