Arthur Berry - His Plays at the Victoria Theatre


The story of Arthur’s work with Peter Cheeseman, Director of the Victoria Theatre, from 1976 to 1986 - when Arthur’s play St George of Scotia Road was the opening production for the New Victoria Theatre. TV interviews, and sequences with Arthur and the actors who worked with him, give an engaging insight into his writing and how his plays were realised for the stage. Film and recordings of Arthur talking about the plays and characters. photos, programmes, Arthur’s designs for stage sets and character paintings for the actors - preserved in the VICTORIA THEATRE COLLECTION - bring Arthur’s theatre work to life.

80 minutes, available from 16th December