'Sweethearts' and 'The Hooligan' by W. S. Gilbert
  • Brighton Fringe

Two masterly and unfairly neglected short plays by W. S. Gilbert, England's leading 19th Century dramatist. 'Sweethearts, a cynical comic masterpiece with timeless observations on the sexes, and The Hooligan, a brutal, yet blackly comic study of a condemned mans final minutes that was a sensation at its debut in 1911.Performed by:LLoyd Ryan-Thomas (Nominee - Best Actor, Brighton Festival Awards 2014),Emma Wingrove (Bite-Size Breakfast),Nick Bartlett (Gangs of New York),David Mounfield (Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show).Directed by Brian Mitchell (Argus Angel winner 2014).