Win two tickets to see EDUCATING RITA starring Stephen Tompkinson and Jessica Johnson @TheatreRBath

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Stephen Tompkinson and Jessica Johnson star in Willy Russell’s hilarious and heart-warming comedy Educating Rita at the Theatre Royal Bath from Monday 3rd to Saturday 8th June.

InBathMJ19.inddWhen married hairdresser Rita enrols on a university course to expand her horizons, little does she realise where the journey will take her. Her tutor Frank is a frustrated poet, brilliant academic and borderline alcoholic, who’s less than enthusiastic about taking Rita on, but the two soon realise how much they have to teach each other.

Educating Rita won the Olivier Award when it was produced in the West End by the RSC and was adapted into the multi award winning film starring Julie Walters and Michael Caine. One of the UK’s most celebrated writers, Willy Russell’s works are constantly in production across the world, his many credits also include the Olivier Award-winning Blood Brothers and Shirley Valentine.

Stephen Tompkinson’s screen credits include Torvill & Dean, The Split, DCI Banks, Trollied, Wild at Heart, Drop the Dead Donkey (British Comedy Award Winner for Best TV Comedy Actor), Ballykissangel and Brassed Off . His theatre work includes Art, Spamalot, Rattle of a Simple Man and Arsenic and Old Lace in the West End.

Jessica Johnson’s theatre credits include Call Me Mary Poppins, Goth Weekend, Kings and Queens, Each Piece and Anti-Gravity. Her television credits include Wire In The Blood, Coronation Street and Cuckoo.


To book tickets for Educating Rita call the Theatre Royal Bath Box Office on 01225 448844 or visit

Win two tickets to see Educating Rita

at Theatre Royal Bath on Monday 3rd June at 7.30pm.

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