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Comedy of Errors2011 (William Shakespeare(

When Shakespeare includes not one, but two sets of identical twins (twin servants and twin masters separated in infancy), what can result but the most hilarious series of mistakes? Add to the mix a wa ...more | Go to production page

Tis Pity She’s a Whore2010 (John Ford(

Roughcast Theatre Company present John Ford's controversial Caroline era classic 'Tis Pity She's A Whore. In great Shakespearean tradition the play follows two star-crossed lovers who are destined ...more | Go to production page

Playing with Fire2009 (Jo Clifford(

A magical comedy of alchemy, devilry and desire. In a crypt in 14th century France Justina, an alchemist, and her husband Fernando are engaged in a hapless and frustrating search for the Philosophe ...more | Go to production page

Twelfth Night2009 (William Shakespeare(

What happens when a bunch of shipwrecked mariners wash up on an island peopled by the indolent rich who spend their time in love intrigues? The cat is very much put among the pigeons and the old love ...more | Go to production page

King Lear2008 (William Shakespeare(

Following the success of their highly-regarded production of Hamlet in 2005, RoughCast returned to Shakespeare with a fast-paced and dynamic production of arguably his greatest play - King Lear. Pr ...more | Go to production page

Fall Play2008 (Various Writers(

In conjunction with Eyeswrite, Roughcast staged a series of short plays by local writers in September 2008. This was similar to Secret Lives in 2006. There are thirteen plays in all and they will ...more | Go to production page

Alarms and Excursions: More Plays than One2008 (Michael Frayn(

What happens when one by one the labour saving devices in your modern home seem to turn against you? Or you're stuck at the airport waiting for a lift and you keep getting the answer phone? What happe ...more | Go to production page

Broken Glass2007 (Arthur Miller(

It is 1938 and Sylvia Gellburg, a middle-aged wife and mother living in an affluent part of New York, suddenly loses the use of her legs. Is the paralysis somehow linked with her apparent obsession wi ...more | Go to production page

Canterbury Tales2007 (Geoffrey Chaucer(

Chaucer's Canterbury Tales are transported from the 14th century to the present day as the descendents of the original characters get on the road to the Edinburgh fringe. This modern take on a medi ...more | Go to production page

What The Butler Saw2007 (Joe Orton(

Libidos run rampant is this classic farce set in a private psychiatric clinic. The script contains enough twists and turns, mishaps, changes of fortune, coincidences and lunatic logic to furnish three ...more | Go to production page