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Thursday, July 19, 2012
She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith will be staged at Diss Corn Hall on Thursday, August 16, at 7.30pm.
This is a delightful and ingenious Restoration comedy in which an ambitious stepmother, a pragmatic father and a pair of star-crossed suitors are sent spinning on a collision course thanks to a practical joke, and a series of mistaken identities.
Professional touring theatre company DOT Productions regularly perform to sellout audiences – join in the laughter in this celebration of chaos, courtship and the dysfunctional family.
Tickets £10. Box Office: www.disscornhall.co.uk, 01379 652241 or visit, open 11am-4pm Monday-Saturday.
As the gates to the Royal Hospital Gardens at Chelsea opened to the world’s media yesterday, with a frenzy of activity as photographers and camera crews vied for the best vantage points, there was also a very palpable sense of relief among the hundreds of nurserymen and women who have come to exhibit their prize horticultural specimens that their stands were complete and looking their very best.