The True History of The Tragic Life and Triumphant Death of Julia Pastrana, the Ugliest Woman in the World.
***** GUARDIAN **** EVENING STANDARD ***** TIME OUT
This terrible, tender play tells the true story of a 19th Century South American Indian who was sold by her family to Theodore Lent, the owner of a travelling freak show, and billed her as “The Ugliest Woman In The World”; and how he continued to exploit her even after her untimely death at the height of her fame.
*Please note that, due to the nature of this event, latecomers will not be admitted*
Not for the claustrophobic, faint-hearted or those afraid of the dark!
‘Enthralling … a truly original and deeply challenging production that opens your eyes to the possibilities of theatre… a must see’. Time Out Critic’s Choice of the Year
‘Extraordinary … this production beautifully demonstrates that good theatre is all about kindling the imagination’ Evening Standard
There will be a performance followed by a discussion with the writer and director on Tuesday 4th and /or Wed 5th during the day. If you would like to attend or bring a group, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Evening performances of this show will finish at 8.35pm and are followed by ‘All I Want Is One Night‘. A joint ticket for both shows is available and costs £15.00 Tuesday and Wednesday Evening, Saturday and Sunday Matinee, £20.00 Thursday and Sunday Evening, £26 Friday – Sunday Evening.
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