Orange Tree Theatre
Humble Boy

★ ★ ★ ★ "Paul Miller's superb revival" ★ ★ ★ ★ "a sparkling revival of a modern classic... both very clever and very funny" ★ ★ ★ ★ Evening Standard ★ ★ ★ ★ Time Out ★ ★ ★ ★ WhatsOnStage ★ ★ ★ ★ The Stage ★ ★ ★ ★ The Arts Desk

Felix Humble is drawn back to his family home after the death of his father, a biology teacher and amateur beekeeper. There in the garden he finds his waspish mother Flora, her downtrodden friend Mercy and suspiciously ever-present local businessman George Pye, whose daughter Rosie was once involved with Felix. A luncheon is arranged

Felix is an astrophysicist who discovers that solving the riddle of his emotional life is considerably more challenging than the quest for a unified string theory.

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Apr-May
19-26