Tamsin Greig and Doon Mackichan
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Tamsin Greig: Mid-life crisis in Jumpy

In the play Jumpy, which opened this week at London's Duke of York's Theatre, Tamsin Greig plays Hilary, an anxious 50-year-old middle-class literacy teacher going through a mid-life crisis with a teenage daughter going off the rails.

Her stroppy daughter Tilly is played by Bel Powley, while her sex-starved best friend Frances, played by Doon Mackichan, has taken up burlesque dancing.

Jumpy, by April de Angelis, originally ran at the Royal Court last year.

Clips courtesy of the Royal Court.

  • 30 Aug 2012
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