Mainly concentrating on plays that are over 70 years old, BUDCo's Classic Play Reading Club takes place every other Monday evening on ZOOM. The events are open to everyone. Contact us if you would like to read a part! E mail brightumbrella@gillassociates,com
Set in the Welsh coastal village of Llareggub ("bugger all" backwards) Dylan Thomas' 1954 radio play ('a play for voices'), takes place over the course of one day. Populated by ordinary people to whom Thomas gives a whimsical and magical edge.
The theme of Volpone ('the sly fox'), is greed as embodied by Volpone and his servant Mosca ('fly'), and all the play's "clients." Set in Venice (which the English considered to be a centre for lust and other vices), Jonson's early 17th century classic comedy is still widely performed