7 September - 22 October 2016
★★★★★ ‘Effortlessly moving. Joyful, sobering and spellbinding.’ Londonist ★★★★★ ‘A story that deserves to be heard and seen’ londontheatre1 ★★★★...
11 February 2013 – 6 March 2013
Alongside the production of Our Country’s Good, Out of Joint will be holding four rehearsed readings and a platform discussion with Max Stafford-Clark and Timberlake Wertenbaker.
Jefferson’s Garden by Timberlake Wertenbake
Wednesday 6th March
As revolutionary fever grips the American Colonies, a young man leaves his family in search of freedom. As he moves from bloody battlefields to the elegant plantations of Virginia, and becomes increasingly entangled with the charismatic and elusive Thomas Jefferson, Christian discovers the contradictions at the heart of America’s foundation as well as in his own heart.
Photos: Lesley Sharp and Jim Broadbent in Max Stafford-Clark’s 1988 production of The Recruiting Officer which ran in rep with the original production of Our Country’s Good by John Haynes.
The Royal Court production of The Grace of Mary Traverse by John Haynes