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.


Gustave Steve Williamson
Phillippe Stephen Moss
Henri Mike 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


Director Jill Stringer
Stage manager Jean Barratt
Prompt Chris Bullimore
ASM/Props Colette Fitton
Lighting Chris Hills, Keith Jones
Sound Helen Fitton, Mark Seyler
Wardrobe Linda Batson, Carole Holmes
Rehearsal photographs Les Stringer, Bruce Williams
Ticket secretary Richard Barraclough
House Manager Fred Donnan, Meera Mohindra
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