This is it, it’s happening, like it or not. The “get-in” at the theatre is in progress and props busily being completed including six last-minute battle swords:
From not in existence on Friday to fully functioning (for sage, that is) on Monday. A bit of running around and panicking really does the trick. Opening night is just about 50 hours away and a full-house isn’t off the (imaginative) possibility scales though we are taking no bets. Book a seat now: tickets are selling faster than “Pirates of Penzance” at the ENO and we have more professional production. Well, ok, the last bit of that sentence might not be true or the first bit, come to think of it, but we can all dream!