This May Hurt a Bit
Theatre highlights of the week: Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan open Skylight, last chance to see Fatal Attraction
Busy times for the West End this week
This May Hurt a Bit (Bristol Old Vic)
By John Campbell
Stella Feelhiy's passionate new play is a defence of the National Health Service, a portrait of an organisation in crisis and a warning of what might happen if the British public remain as quiescent as they are at the moment.
Theatre highlights of the week: Ruthie Hensall joins Billy, In The Heights and The Pajama Game open
Lots of openings and transfers this week and not a single show closing
Plays cast: Stephanie Cole in This May Hurt a Bit and Charity Wakefield in The Blackest Black
Coronation Street star Cole to appear in Out of Joint's new NHS play directed by Max Stafford-Clark.