The Nottingham Playhouse/New Perspectives production of Darkness, Darkness, directed by Jack McNamara, began its two week run at the Playhouse on Friday, 30th September. The set was designed by Ruth Sutcliffe; the lighting designer was Azusa Ono, sound designer, Drew Baumohl and projection designer, William Simpson. The final performance will be on Saturday, 15th October. All production photographs © Robert Day.
The body of Jenny Hardwick, who disappeared during the Miners’ Strike, is unearthed after 30 years.
David Fleeshman as D.I.Resnick & Simone Saunders as D.I.Catherine Njoroge, both very much on the case
Elizabeth Twells as firebrand supporter of the striking miners, Jenny Hardwick
John Askew as striking miner, Danny Ireland
Chris Donnelly, as Jenny’s former husband, Barry, facing up to some probing questions
The older Danny under interrogation
Martin Miller as retired P.C.Keith Haines & Emma Thornett as his wife, Jill
Catherine enjoys a reunion with her former boy friend, Adam, played by Jonathan Woolf – or does she?
Resnick and a fellow Notts County supporter at Meadow Lane