20 Dec I, Elizabeth
Showing at: BHT Drama
From the award-winning creators of Austen’s Women, Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe, and Christmas Gothic.
1568: At a vital but volatile crossroads in history a young queen steps from the shadows to reveal her thoughts on marriage, succession, religion and war. But time is against her…
Elizabeth I: Queen at 25, political phoenix and famously unmarried – but who was the woman beneath the crown?
Using only Elizabeth’s words, Rebecca Vaughan explores the queen’s struggle to reconcile the desires of womanhood with the duties of sovereignty.
Written and performed by Rebecca Vaughan. Directed by Olivier Award winner, Guy Masterson (Morecambe).
★★★★★★ Riveting... a breathtaking creation
Edinburgh Evening News
★★★★★ Truly breathtaking. An absolute masterclass.
★★★★★ A performance worthy of an Academy Award
£11.50 Disabled – Carer (if required) goes free