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.


GustaveSteve Williamson
PhillippeStephen 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


DirectorJill Stringer
Stage managerJean Barratt
PromptChris Bullimore
ASM/PropsColette Fitton
LightingChris Hills, Keith Jones
SoundHelen Fitton, Mark Seyler
WardrobeLinda Batson, Carole Holmes
Rehearsal photographsLes Stringer, Bruce Williams
Ticket secretaryRichard Barraclough
House ManagerFred Donnan, Meera Mohindra
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