From the award-winning creators of Austen’s Women, Dalloway, Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, Orlando, The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe, The Time Machine, and Christmas Gothic.
1568: At a vital but volatile crossroads in history a young queen steps from the shadows to reveal her thoughts on marriage, succession, religion and war. But time is against her…
Elizabeth I: Queen at 25, political phoenix and famously unmarried – but who was the woman beneath the crown?
Using only Elizabeth's words, Rebecca Vaughan explores the queen’s struggle to reconcile the desires of womanhood with the duties of sovereignty.
Written & performed by Rebecca Vaughan. Directed by Olivier Award winner, Guy Masterson (Morecambe). Winner of the Three Weeks Editor's Award.
Venue: Studio Theatre
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Age Guidance: 10+
Running Time: 1 hour 15 mins (no interval)
Latecomers may not be admitted
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