8 - 11 Sep

By Philip Massinger | By Ben Jonson


8 - 11 Sep

Director Jeff James
Set and Costumer Designer PJ McEvoy
Lighting Designer Marc Rosette
Sound Designer Thomas Evans

A Double bill of twisted tales of ambition, deception and class in contemporary re-workings created by the company.

A New Way to Pay Old Debts by Philip Massinger

The young and once wealthy Frank Wellborn has lost his fortune and blames his evil uncle Sir Giles Overreach. Class conflict, machinations, deceptions and hilarity ensue in this classic ‘Villain Play’.

The Alchemist by Ben Jonson 

When London is hit by an outbreak of the plague, the rich flee to the country leaving their townhouses in the hands of their servants. Face, Subtle and Doll Common jump at the opportunity to swindle the city’s remaining population. Things couldn’t be going better for the gleeful trio until they receive a very unwelcome visitor…

Booking Info


Wed 8 - Sat 11 September
A limited number of complimentary public tickets are available for each performance. Ticket are subject to availability, and Mountview may withdraw tickets in accordance with health and safety assessments and/or the latest government guidance. Ticket bookers will receive further information regarding social distancing and health and safety measures for performances.


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