Heroes by Gerald Sibleyras, translated by Tom Stoppard
20 to 27 October 2018

A gentle French comedy, given an elegant English gloss by translator Tom Stoppard.

Heroes is set in August 1959 in a home somewhere in France for retired military men. The play takes place outside on a terrace in the garden of a convent hospital where Philippe and Henri are hatching a plan to escape.

Winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy in 2006.


Booking opens: Members – 17 September; Non-members – 24 September.

Saturday box office: 29 September, 6, 13, 20 October.

Ticket Hotline.

01625 540933


GustaveSteve Williamson
PhilippeStephen Moss
HenriMike Bullimore


This play is sponsored by: Chelsea Flowers (59 Chapel Lane)Flowers for all occasions
The 2018-19 season is sponsored by:  SC & P Jones (91 Chapel Lane)Builders & Plumbers merchant and bathroom specialists


Director Jill Stringer
Assistant director
Stage managerJean Barrett
PromptChris Bullimore
ASMColette Fitton
PropsEwan Henderson
LightingChris Hills, Keith Jones
SoundHelen Fitton, Mark Seyler
WardrobeLinda Batson
Rehearsal photographsLes Stringer, Chris Hills
Ticket secretaryRichard Barraclough
House Manager
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