Home Im Darling
Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, Laura Wade's 'piercingly funny' (Time Out) new play transfers to the West End for 11 weeks only. Katherine Parkinson (The IT Crowd, Humans) reprises her acclaimed role as Judy, in Laura Wade's fizzing comedy about one woman's quest to be the perfect 1950's housewife.

How happily married are the happily married? Every couple needs a little fantasy to keep their marriage sparkling. But behind the gingham curtains, things start to unravel, and being a domestic goddess is not as easy as it seems.
★★★★
'Laura Wade's witty and clever play.'
Evening Standard

★★★★
'Katherine Parkinson is magnificent.'
Daily Telegraph

★★★★
'Mixes feminism and 1950s nostalgia with pastel precision.'
Sunday Times
CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR WEST END TRANSFER OF HOME, I'M DARLING (10 JANUARY 2019)

As rehearsals begin, casting has been announced for the West End transfer of the National Theatre and Theatr Clwyd's critically acclaimed co-production of Home, I'm Darling, a new play by Laura Wade, directed by Theatre Clwyd artistic director Tamara Harvey, featuring Katherine Parkinson, which begins performances at the Duke of York's Theatre on 26 January 2019.

Katherine Parkinson ((The IT Crowd, Humans) reprises her acclaimed role as Judy, in Wade's comedy about one woman's quest to be the perfect 1950s housewife. She is joined by Sara Gregory as Alex and Richard Harrington as Johnny (for the West End run, with tour casting for the role of Johnny to be announced), reprising the roles they played at Theatr Clwyd and the National Theatre in 2018. Charlie Allen, Susan Brown (Sylvia), Ellie Burrow, Siubhan Harrison (Fran), Jane MacFarlane and Hywel Morgan (Marcus) complete the cast.

Home, I'm Darling will play at the Duke of York's Theatre until 13 April 2019, with a press night on 5 February. The production will then tour to the Theatre Royal Bath, and The Lowry, Salford, before returning to Theatr Clwyd following a sold-out run in July 2018. Home, I'm Darling is co-produced in the West End and on tour with Fiery Angel.



WEST END TRANSFER FOR NATIONAL THEATRE & THEATR CLYWD'S HOME, I'M DARLING (6 DECEMBER 2018)

The National Theatre and Theatr Clwyd's critically-acclaimed co-production of Laura Wade's new play Home, I'm Darling, directed by Theatre Clwyd artistic director Tamara Harvey and featuring Katherine Parkinson, will transfer to the West End, in a co-production with Fiery Angel.

Home, I'm Darling will play at the Duke of York's Theatre from 26 January until 13 April 2019, with a press night on 5 February. Tickets for the West End transfer will go on sale on Friday 9 November. Home, I'm Darling then will tour to the Theatre Royal Bath and The Lowry, Salford, immediately following the West End run.

Katherine Parkinson (The IT Crowd, Humans) reprises her acclaimed role as Judy, in Wade's comedy about one woman's quest to be the perfect 1950s housewife. Director Harvey is joined by designer Anna Fleischle. Further casting to be announced.

Home, I'm Darling, which premiered in the Emlyn Williams Theatre at Theatr Clwyd on 3 July 2018, playing a sold out run before transferring to the Dorfman Theatre on 24 July where it also sold out, has been nominated for Best Play in the 64th Evening Standard Awards, with winners announced on 18 November.

Artistic director of Theatr Clwyd Tamara Harvey said:
"I began this journey with two of the most glorious partners anyone could hope for in Laura Wade and Katherine Parkinson. Several years and children later, we realised Home, I'm Darling in what has been a very happy and collaborative co-production between Theatr Clwyd and the team at the National Theatre."

Katherine Parkinson's stage roles include Season's Greetings for the National Theatre; Dead Funny at the Vaudeville Theatre; Before The Party at the Almeida Theatre; Absent Friends at the Harold Pinter Theatre; School for Scandal at the Barbican; Cock and The Seagull at the Royal Court. Her television roles include Humans, The IT Crowd, Hang Ups, The Kennedys, The Honourable Woman, Inside Number 9, In The Club, Sherlock and Psychoville. In film she has appeared in The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society, The Boat That Rocked, St Trinians 2, How to Lose Friends and Alienate People and Easy Virtue.











Information
Type of production: Comedy

Opened: 26 January 2019

Booking until: 13 April 2019

Running time: 2 Hours 30 Mins

Prices: £24.00 - £126.00

Author / playwright: Laura Wade

Cast: Katherine Parkinson
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