Friday 18 & Saturday 19 October 2019
Silas Marner, the great Victorian epic novel, is thrillingly and theatrically brought to the stage in the bicentenary year of George Eliot’s birth by the acclaimed Conn Artists Theatre Company.
Wrongfully condemned and outcast from society, a poor weaver, eaten up with bitterness and anger, becomes a doomed miser and recluse, until he is forced to take in a young orphan girl. Their mutual friendship leads to joy, love and his redemption.
Set in the early years of the 19th Century, this heart-wrenching yet uplifting story is performed by an ensemble cast accompanied by music and songs of the period.
Silas Marner is a GCSE set text on Edexcel, WJEC and Eduqas schools examination boards
“...does the production...faithfully capture the cumulative effect of the novel’s chains of incident and commentary? The answer is that it does.” (Financial Times)
Full Price: £19.00 | Concessions: £18.00 | Student: £18.00 |
Age guidance: Considered suitable for ages 12+
Running time: 2 hours 20 mins (including a 20-minute interval)
All companion/carer tickets must be booked through Box Office via phone or in person.
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