She is a seventeen year old virgin. Sheâs poor. The marquis is 50 and rich beyond imagining. He marries her and takes her to his castle, half on land, half on sea. Itâs like a fairy tale! The honeymoon has hardly begun before he must leave her with his keys and this instruction: "All is yours, everywhere is open to you - except the lock that this single key fits. You must promise , if you love me, to leave it well alone" Strongly recommended for adults only. Contains full male and female nudity and scenes of a violent and sexual nature.Performers Angela Clerkin (Housekeeper/Nanny/Dead Countess), Tom Espiner (Jean Ives), Roisin Gallager (The Girl), Paul Hamilton (Marquis), Lisa Tramontin (Mother/Muse), Heather Broadley (Diva/Maid).
Book by Angela Carter. Producer Northern Stage. Adapted by Bryony Lavery. Director Neil Murray. Design Neil Murray. Sound John Alder. Choreographer Liv Lorent. Lighting Malcolm Rippeth. Other John Alder (film).