The Lyceum present the World Premiere of Pressure By David Haig
The Lyceum present the World Premiere of Pressure
By David Haig
Picture shows :(l-r)
Anthony Bowers, Malcolm Sinclair ( General Dwight D “Ike” Eisenhower), Gilly Gilchrist David Haig ( Stagg), Michael Mackenzie.
Picture : Drew Farrell
Tel : 07721 -735041
Directed by John Dove
A co-production with Chichester Festival Theatre
June 1944. One man's decision is about to change the course of history.
David Haig – Group Captain Dr. James Stagg Laura Rogers – Kay Summersby Robert Jack – Andrew Anthony Bowers – Lieutenant Battersby/ Captain Johns Scott Gilmour – Young Naval Rating Malcolm Sinclair – General Dwight D “Ike” Eisenhower Tim Beckmann – Colonel Irving P. Krick Michael Mackenzie – Electrician/Admiral Bertram “Bertie” Ramsay Alister Cameron – Air Chief Marshall Sir Trafford Leigh-Mallory Gilly Gilchrist – General “Tooey” Spaatz/Commander Franklin
Director - John Dove Designer - Colin Richmond LX Designer - Tim Mitchell Deputy LX Designer - Guy Jones Composer/Sound Design - Philip Pinsky Video Designer - Andrzej Goulding
An intense real-life thriller centred around the most important weather forecast in the history of warfare.Scottish meteorologist, Group Captain James Stagg, the son of a Dalkeith plumber, must advise General Eisenhower on when to give the order to send thousands of waiting troops across the Channel in Operation Overlord. In what became the most volatile period in the British Isles for over 100 years, the future of Britain, Europe and our relationship with the United States, rested on the shoulders of one reluctant Scotsman.
Pressure is the extraordinary and little known story of a Scot who changed the course of war, and our lives, forever. David Haig is a four time nominee and Olivier Award winning actor best known for his roles in the film Four Weddings and a Funeral , TV series The Thin Blue Line and stage production Th
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