Chelsea Dreaming

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by D J Britton Fifty years ago today, Dylan Thomas died in NEW YORK after collapsing in the Chelsea Hotel.

Tonight's play examines the lies and legends of this unique poet through the critical eye of the Chelsea, infamous home both to wild excesses and inspired creativity.

Chelsea Hotel....Roger Allam Dylan Thomas....Richard Lynch Caitlin....Penny Downie DJ....Dorien Thomas Mam....Manon Edwards Nancy....Beth Robert Edgar Lee Masters....Brendan Charleson Liz....Sarah Hill Composed by Paula Gardiner Musicians: Lee Goodall, Gethin Liddington, Huw Warren, Ian Williams.

Directed by Alison Hindell