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How writer describes new play Floorboards

As my brilliant grandad used to say: Why upset the apple cart when you can just smile and put the kettle on?And while that might be top drawer advice for getting through an extended family gathering without the emergency services, bottling frustrations up indefinitely is a whole other story.It’s one which is at the heart of Floorboards, a new play at Newcastle’s Alphabetti Theatre.Written by and starring Steve Byron and directed by Katy Weir, this co production between The Worriers and OddManOut promises to be cheap canada goose canada goose outlet in usa a comedy cloaked in darkness following the Canada Goose Parka journey of someone being driven to breaking point and beyond. Two years later and Nellist is still there, bringing his ever chaotic and often downright dangerous life to James’ door.While James is desperate to get back to the quiet life he once enjoyed, Nellist canada goose is just as determined that he’s going nowhere.Now, I don’t know about you, but I’m getting the distinct feeling that there’s trouble afoot.”Yeah, it’s safe to say James is not in a good place,” canada goose outlet says Steve, who took on the buy canada goose jacket cheap role, after being convinced canada goose outlet shop by Katy that he was made for it. “The first half sees him being pushed over the edge. The second half canada goose uk shop sees him dealing with the fallout.”I’m a big fan of horror stories and always have been since I was little. I loved the work of Edgar Allan Poe and one of my favourite stories of his was The Tell Tale Heart, which canada goose outlet nyc canada goose outlet is about guilt and death and murder. I liked that.”So we uk canada goose outlet canada goose outlet store uk Canada Goose online now have a gothic Canada Goose Coats On Sale horror set canada goose outlet jackets in a Tyneside flat.”Happily ever after seems unlikely.Although certainly a spanking new play, Steve who recently won official canada goose outlet acclaim for roles in When The Boat Comes In at the Customs House and Bacon Knees and Sausage Fingers at Alphabetti has been kicking around the idea for Floorboards for the best canada goose coats on sale part of a decade.Theatre Royal’s new musical ‘Spamalot’ honours canada goose outlet toronto factory 50 years of Monty PythonFour years ago, he was able to finish the play, thanks to a year long mentoring programme with Selma Dimitrijevic from Newcastle based theatre company Greyscale.”So it was done, and it was there,” he says, “but then it just sat waiting for the right person to come along and make it canada goose black friday sale happen. And we have that in Katy.”Having worked with Steve on previous projects canada goose outlet sale When The Boat Comes In being a case in point OddManOut’s Katy was keen to hear more about the play; once she read it, Katy was sure she wanted to canada goose outlet new york city be involved.

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