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Casting announced for The Other Place at Park Theatre


The Casting has now been confirmed for the UK Premiere of Sharr White’s psychological thriller, The Other Place. The play will run from 19 September to 20 October 2018 at the Park Theatre, Finsbury Park, London and Theatre by the Lake in Keswick, Cumbria from 1st to 10th Nov 2018.

Directed by Claire van Kampen, The Other Place tells the story of Juliana Smithton (to be played by Karen Archer), a highly successful neurologist as she descends into disorientation.

The cast also includes; Eliza Collings, Okon Jones and Rupinder Nagra.

Confident, intelligent neurologist Juliana is at the top of her game, when all of a sudden everything in her life starts to unravel with a series of disturbing events.

While she is delivering a lecture to a roomful of doctors, she finds out her husband filing for divorce and her health in the balance.

Nothing’s as it seems in this wonderfully crafted and emotionally charged psychological thriller by Sharr White. Details emerge of a ten-year-old mystery. Past collides with the present and fact blurs with fiction.

Secrets are spilled and slowly the elusive and shocking truth is revealed.

Sharr White’s was most recently a writer and co-executive producer on Showtime’s The Affair.

Karen Archer who stars as Juliana theatre credits include: The Mousetrap (West End), The Hundred We Are (Yard Theatre), Happy Ending (Arcola), Four Days in Hong Kong (Orange Tree Theatre), As You Like ItHamlet, All’s Well That Ends WellThe God’s Weep (RSC), Town (Royal & Derngate Theatre), Hamlet, Twelfth Night (Southwark Playhouse) and Mourning Becomes Electra (National Theatre).

Eliza Collings plays The Woman. Her theatre credits include:Great Expectations (Malvern Theatres/UK Tour), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time (National Theatre UK Tour),The One That Got Away(Ustinov Studio, Theatre Royal Bath), The Miser (Watermill Theatre), Lady Windermere’s FanThe Country Wife (Manchester Royal Exchange.

Okon Jones plays Ian. His theatre credits include A Chorus LineChicagoTalk of the TownThe Wiz (West End), Merchant of VeniceRomeo and Juliet (Young Vic),

 Rupinder Nagra plays The Man. His theatre credits include My Brothers & Sisters (Mad’ed Theatre), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Tivoli Arts) and Swing Time to Remember (Hamilton Arts).

For tickets go to www.parktheatre.co.uk or call Box office: 020 7870 6876*



Venue: Park200, Park Theatre, Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, N4 3JP

Dates: 19 Sep – 20 Oct 2018

Press night: Mon 24 Sep, 7 pm

Age guidance:15+

Performances: Mon – Sat Evenings 7.30pm, Thu & Sat Matinees 3.00pm

Captioned: Fri 12 Oct, 7.30pm

Parents & Babies: Thu 18 Oct, 1 pm

Prices: Previews £18.50, Standard £18.50 – £32.50, Concessions £16.50 – £23.50,

Child (Under 16) £15 – £20*
Booking: www.parktheatre.co.uk / 020 7870 6876

*10% telephone booking fee, capped at £2.50 per ticket.

Venue: Theatre by the Lake

Dates: 1 – 10 Nov 2018

Booking: www.theatrebythelake.com / 017687 74411