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VenueHackney Empire
Other spaces: Bullion Room Theatre, Acorn Theatre
TownOuter London
CountyGreater London
From26th September 2006
To30th September 2006
When19:30. Sat Mat 14:30
PricesFrom £10.00. To £18.00.
What is currently on at Hackney Empire (V309)


Set in eighteenth-century England: a world of cruelty, injustice and iron privilege. Lord Are is forced by poverty into an unwanted marriage with the daughter of a wealthy mineowner. One morning, during breakfast, he commits a bizarre and fatal crime. He seeks to pin responsibility for it on his guileless, illiterate footman, Bob Hedges. A battle ensues between Bob's black, justice-hungry wife and the fortified privilege of the ruling classes.
Author Edward Bond

Archive :: production:T02042456958, play:S1170399763, venue:V309

Production details


Company Headlong Theatre (previously known as Oxford Stage Company and in association with Bristol Old Vic)
Director Rupert Goold
Design Colin Richmond
Lighting Oliver Fenwick
Music Adam Cork
Performer Madeline Appiah
Performer Robert East
Performer Beverley Klein (Madeline Appiah)
Performer Mark Lockyer (Lord Are)
Performer Dorothea Myer-Bennett
Performer Michael Schaeffer
Performer Mark Stobbart

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