Connie has arranged to meet Sebastian at a seaside hotel in an effort to reinvigorate their flagging relationship. While she waits, she begins musing upon the other men who have at one time or other entered her life. Just as she is certain Sebastian's not going to show, there is a tap at the door... Characters: 2 female, 1 female. Minimal set. One act lasting approximately 30 mins. More
"A Lover's Constraint" received it's British premiere in conjunction with "In Your Dreams" (also by Steven Ayckbourn) under the umbrella title "Double Suite" at The Beverley War Memorial Hall, Beverley, East Yorkshire on 20th November 2009. Directed by the author, the cast was as follows: Karen Tite as CONNIE 1, Ciara McClelland as CONNIE 2 and Matt Cox as GARY.