Northanger Abbey

  • Location:
    Theatre Royal York, Salisbury Playhouse tour; Theatre by the lake Keswick; Remy Bumppo theatre
  • Date:
    2004, 2008, 2010, 2013
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Selected Reviews

Tim Luscombe, who directs his own adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel Northanger Abbey, at Salisbury Playhouse, has risen to the challenge of staging the play with only eight actors. It is all immensely entertaining.

West Wiltshire Gazette

Catherine’s ‘fancy has trespassed’, declares Henry Tilney. And indeed it has, with far too much Udolpho. But what a delight Tim Luscombe’s slick production is…

Salisbury Journal

Full credit to adaptor and director Tim Luscombe. His giddy, headlong production takes its tone from the heroine’s impatience.

The Guardian
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