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Arts Centre Washinton

Austen’s Women

Dyad Productions present...

Austen’s Women

23 May 2018 7.30pm
Tickets £11.00 / £10.00 (conc)

From the creators of Jane Eyre: An Autobiography comes another 5-star international hit.

Thirteen of Jane Austen’s heroines come to life in this bold revisiting of some of literature’s most celebrated works.  In this much-loved Edinburgh sell-out hit, using only Austen’s words, Rebecca Vaughan (Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, Christmas Gothic, Dalloway, I, Elizabeth, Female Gothic) becomes Emma Woodhouse, Lizzy Bennet, Mrs Norris, Miss Bates and nine other beautifully observed women in critical moments from Austen’s major novels (including Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility and Emma) and lesser known or unfinished works. Directed by Olivier Award winner, Guy Masterson (Morecambe). 

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ’Truly extraordinary… one of the most exciting young performers on the British stage’ (British Theatre Guide)

★ ★ ★ ★ ★  ’A theatrical masterpiece… utterly faultless and vastly entertaining’ (Three Weeks)