Box of Tricks have released production images for the premiere of Daniel Kanaber’s new play Under Three Moons which premieres tonight at The Lowry Salford until Saturday 28 September and then tours till Saturday 2 November.
Spanning half a lifetime, Under Three Moons takes place on three nights across three decades of two friends’ lives. From a school trip to France as teenagers, to a surf shack in their twenties, to Christmas in their thirties, Mike and Paul meet up and talk into the night. From boyhood to manhood to fatherhood, these are the nights they share.
The production’s cast will feature Darren Kuppan (Around The World In 80 Days, Hamlet, A Christmas Carol, Road, Europe (all as part of the Leeds Playhouse Ensemble), Guards At The Taj (Bush Theatre), Cymbeline & The Tempest (Shakespeare's Globe Theatre), East Is East (Trafalgar Studios & UK Tour) and An August Bank Holiday Lark (Northern Broadsides) as Paul and Kyle Rowe (Eastenders, Coronation Street and Peaky Blinders) as Michael.
Box of Tricks makes plays. They champion playwrights and empower them to tell the stories they want to tell. Together, they go on a journey to uncover new plays that reflect the world in which they live today. The company create heartfelt theatre that resonates, inspires and entertains. Under Three Moons will be Box of Trick's sixth national touring production.
Under Three Moons will tour to Lawrence Batley Cellar Studio, Huddersfield; Unity Theatre, Liverpool; Crewe Lyceum Studio; Hull Truck Studio; Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds; The Arts Centre, Ormskirk, Edge Hill University; York Theatre Royal; Live Theatre, Newcastle; Theatr Clwyd, Mold and Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven.
24 – 28 September at 8pm - The Lowry, Salford
(Matinees: Parent & Baby Performance Weds 25 Sept 11am | Sat 28 Sept 2pm)
Box office: 0343 208 6000 https://thelowry.com
1 – 5 October at 7.30pm - Lawrence Batley Cellar Studio, Huddersfield
(Matinee: Sat 5 October 2:30pm)
Box office: 01484 430528 https://www.thelbt.org
9 – 12 October at 7.30pm - Unity Theatre, Liverpool
Box office: 0151 7094988 https://www.unitytheatreliverpool.co.uk/
15 October at 7:30pm - Crewe Lyceum Studio
Box Office: 01270 368242 https://crewelyceum.co.uk/Online/
16 – 17 October at 8pm - Hull Truck Studio
Box office: 01482 323638 https://www.hulltruck.co.uk/
18 October at 7:45pm - Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds
Box Office: 0113 376 0318 http://www.carriageworkstheatre.co.uk
21 October at 7.30pm The Arts Centre, Ormskirk, Edge Hill University
Box Office: 01695 584480 https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/artscentre/
22 October at 7.45pm - York Theatre Royal
Box office: 01904 623568 www.yorktheatreroyal.co.uk
25-26 October at 7:30pm -Live Theatre, Newcastle
Box office: 0191 2321232 https://www.live.org.uk/
28 – 30 October at 7.45pm - Theatr Clwyd, Mold
Box office: 01352 701521 https://www.theatrclwyd.com
2 November at 8pm - Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven
Box office: 01946 692422 https://www.rosehilltheatre.co.uk/