About the Show/Event
Information for Miss Julie at Southwark Playhouse, Inner London (Play). Written in 1888 by August Strindberg, Miss Julie is set on Midsummer's Eve on the estate of a Count in Sweden. Miss Julie finds herself drawn to a named Jean, who is particularly well-travelled, well-mannered and well-read but he is engaged to the cook, Christine. Miss Julie and Jean's relationship escalates rapidly to feelings of love and is subsequently consummated. Over the course of the play Miss Julie and Jean battle until Jean convinces her that the only way to escape her predicament is to commit suicide.
Approximate runtime 75minutes (including any interval).
Performers Jennifer Leong, Sophie Robinson, Leo Wan.
Author August Strindberg. Producer New Earth Theatre. Producer Storyhouse. Adapted by Amy Ng. Director Dadiow Lin. Design Adam Wiltshire. Lighting Chris Davey. Sound Max Perryment. Director Yarit Dor (intimacy director). Choreographer Yukiko Masui.