Saddleworth Players

Absurd Person Singular

Jan 31–Feb 7, 2015

Sponsored by Saddleworth Rotary

by Alan Ayckbourn

Absurd Person Singular is set in three kitchens over three Christmases: Sidney Hopcroft, an ambitious tradesman, and his submissive wife Jane; architect and adulterer Geoffrey Jackson and his depressed wife, Eva; Ronald Brewster-Wright, a banker, and his alcoholic wife Marion., the play charts the relentless rise of the socially aspiring Hopcrofts at the expense of two other couples.