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Samuel D Hunter's The Whale at Bath Theatre Royal – first look

Laurence Boswell directs Samuel D Hunter's comedy

Shuler Hensley and Ruth Gemmell in The Whale
© Simon Annand

Images have been released for The Whale, which is running at the Theatre Royal Bath until 26 May.

Laurence Boswell directs the UK premiere of Samuel D Hunter's comedy about a father's final chance at redemption after becoming a recluse. The cast features Shuler Hensley, Ruth Gemmell, Oscar Batterham, Rosie Sheehy and Teresa Banham.


The show won the Lucille Lortel Award for Best Play and Drama Desk Special Award for Significant Contribution to Theatre when it opened off-Broadway in 2012.