Category: 7. Love in the Past Participle


Don’t miss out!

LIPP blobWord on from the Box Office is that Friday night is the hottest ticket in town and we are almost sold out! If you still want to catch Love in the Past Participle at the Tabard Theatre this weekend, book ahead here:

Tickets are £10, and you’ll be seeing Love in the Past Participle by John Hamilton May, as well as Trevor’s House by Bob Rogers, both hand-picked by the Playmakers Festival judges.




Meet the Cast of LIPP

With just two weeks to go we couldn’t resist spilling the beans on the fantastic cast that we have lined up for John Hamilton May’s Love in the Past Participle.

You can find out more about them on our live programme.


Don’t forget to book your tickets in advance:


LIPP tickets on sale!

Hurry! Head over to the Tabard Theatre to grab your tickets to see Love in the Past Participle!

They are only £10, so grab your diary and book online here

We’ll see you at the Tabard Theatre on 3rd-4th April at 7:30pm

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the design of the auditorium, latecomers cannot be admitted


You can find out all the latest here:


Welcome back John Hamilton May

Playwright John Hamilton May is the

winner of the BBC Verb New Voices Award, and was recently shortlisted for BBC
Opening Lines and the Perfect Pitch Award, marking him as One to Watch in the future of new writing. His honest
and powerful work has been performed internationally, inspiring audiences around the country and the world. His play, Love in the Past Participle marks his fourth collaboration with AFOAF.

You can read our interview with him from last year’s Blackfriars Stories project here: 


Love in the Past Participle heads to Tabard Theatre

We’re excited to be teaming up with AFOAF alumni John Hamilton May to bring his award winning play to the Tabard Theatre for its London debut as part of the Playmakers Festival.

Following a sold-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Love in the Past Participle has been handpicked from
almost 200 entries by judges including BAFTA Award Winning Playwright Glenn Chandler, Director Ken McClymont,
The Stage’s Georgia Snow and The Tabard’s General Manager Simon Reilly to feature in the Playmakers Festival as
part of the Tabard Theatre’s 40th anniversary celebrations showcasing the best of new writing.

Watch this space for more details!

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