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Bleak House

12 Sep 2019 - 13 Sep 2019

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Address: Theatre Royal Winchester, Jewry Street, Winchester, UK SO23 8SB
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A Theatre Royal Winchester & New Theatre Royal Portsmouth co-commission by the David Glass Ensemble with support from Konzept Arts & Ideas, Bath Spa University & Santander Universities.

A physical adaptation of the novel by master theatre maker David Glass.

Bleak House is a powerfully physical, gothic retelling of the Dickens’ novel that follows Esther Summerson’s search for family and identity set against a brutal legal system hell bent on destroying those beneath it.

Pickpockets, prostitutes rowdy drunks and con artists all feature, immersing us into a dank Victorian Britain, recreating the dark and dismal world of the lower orders of London.

Themes of love, power, poverty and choice ring loudly at this time of social upheaval.

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Tickets £19
Friends £17
U26s £13
Schools/Groups (8+) £11

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