Suranne Jones stars in the 20th anniversary production of Jonathan Harvey’s play Beautiful Thing.

SURANNE JONES in Beautiful ThingNikolai Foster is to direct a new production of Jonathan Harvey’s touching play Beautiful Thing this Spring, to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

Playing at the Arts Theatre from 13 April 2013, the play will star Suranne Jones as Sandra, the mother of gay teenager Jamie who falls in love with his neighbour Ste.

Suranne Jones is best known for playing Karen McDonald in Coronation Street and DC Rachel Bailey in Scott & Bailey. Other TV work includes Doctor Who, A Touch of Cloth and The Secret of Crickley Hall. Stage work includes Top Girls, A Few Good Men and  Blithe Spirit.

Book tickets to Beautiful Thing at the Arts Theatre in London