Performance

VenueStantonbury Theatre
TownMilton Keynes
CountyBuckinghamshire
From18th February 2002
To18th February 2002
When19:30
PricesFrom £10.00. To £10.00.
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Nicholas Nickleby

T01990489695
Author Charles Dickens


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Production details

Red Shift's production of Nicholas Nickleby breathes fresh life into Dickens' classic story. Retaining the wit and wisdom of the novel, the production is by turns hilarious and deeply moving. It relocates Nicholas's adventures to Britain in the 1950s; the story-tellers are a spectral ensemble - ghosts of Ralph and Squeers' past victims. This framing gives the story a dramatic drive and a sharp contemporary resonance and rediscovers the punch that made Dickens famous in his time as a serious social commentator as well as a master storyteller.

Company

Company Red Shift
Adapted by Jonathan Holloway
Director Jonathan Holloway
Design Neil Irish
Music Jon Nicholls
Performer Darren Hawkes
Performer Stephen Lucas
Performer Kate Rawson
Performer Susan Swanton
Performer James Traherne
Performer Mario Vernazza
Performer Tim Weekes

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