"Me, Mum and Dusty Springfield"

Stephanie Ridings announces more performances of her play "Me, Mum and Dusty Springfield" for the autumn.

Me, Mum, and Dusty Springfield"Me, Mum and Dusty Springfield" is a one-woman black comedy and examines the bond between Mary, her mother, and Dusty Springfield, whose music and lyrics feature throughout the piece.

After the loss of her mother, who was a Dusty Springfield tribute act, Mary carries out an unusual last request in attempt to gain closure on the relationship with a woman who was most comfortable when she was pretending to be someone else.

The dates are as follows:

The Core @ Corby Cube
Saturday 6th October
http://www.thecorecorby.com/

Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham
Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd November
http://www.oldjointstocktheatre.co.uk/

Artrix Theatre, Bromsgrove
Saturday 3rd November
http://www.artrix.co.uk/

 

Listen to an interview on Radio Northamptonshire with Stephanie Ridings and her producer about Me, Mum and Dusty Springfield. The interviewer is also a fan! :) Two Dusty songs are played and it's really worth a listen. It is about 1 hr 40 min in.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p00y6j56/Bernie_Keith_Nigella_Lawson_Me_Mum_and_Dusty_Springfield_Jason_Solomons_and_losing_your_job/

Read more here:

http://stephanieridings.com/?p=211

http://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/lifestyle/theatre/me-mum-and-dusty-springfield-begins-at-the-core-at-corby-cube-1-4337151