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Last Easter

Last Easter

Synopsis

A lighting designer, an actress, a prop maker and a drag singer go on a pilgrimage looking for a miracle.

Even when June, the lighting designer, is diagnosed with a devastating illness, the jokes don’t stop coming as a quartet of theatre friends career across France. They glug red wine and hope to find a miracle at Lourdes for June, a non-believer who thinks the only good thing about religion is the lighting.

They’ll soon discover that miracles come in many different forms.

Last Easter is a funny, moving and provocative play about the true nature of friendship.

“Reckless hilarity and breath-holding profundity… A beautiful portrayal of love and friendship”  The Stage

“You start to feel as if you’ve known these people all your life”  The  Guardian

Bryony Lavery is the multi-award-winning writer of  Frozen, A Wedding Story, and  More  Light.  Her stage adaptations include  Brideshead  Revisited,  Treasure  Island,  Dracula, and A Christmas Carol. Her collaborations include  The  Believers, Stockholm and  Beautiful  Burnout (with Frantic Assembly), and Kursk (Sound & Fury).

Event details

Tue 3 Aug 2021, 7:30pm

Captioned by STAGETEXT

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Venue details

Orange Tree Theatre
1 Clarence Street
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 2SA

Phone: 020 8940 3633

Email: box.office@orangetreetheatre.co.uk

Website: Orange Tree Theatre

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