Tis Pity She's a Whore

Tis Pity She's a Whore

Venue: 
Tristan Bates Theatre
Location: 
Fringe

Lazarus Theatre Company return with a new production of John Ford's classic play at the Tristain Bates Theatre this summer.

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Tis Pity She's a Whore Synopsis: 

Ferocious, murderous and bloody. Love will not conquer all. Love will destroy all.John Ford’s Jacobian masterpiece follows two young lovers, Anabella and Giovani, caught in the grip of sexual adventure and discovery. But their love is damned and their sex is a sin; they are Brother and Sister. When the siblings’ love is discovered their world is changed forever.

By: 
John Ford
Producer: 
Lazarus
Director: 
Ricky Dukes
Lighting: 
Jai Morjaria
Sound: 
Neil McKeown
Design: 
Sorcha Corcoran
Costume: 
Isobel Pellow
Cast list: 
Lucy Walker-Evans (Annabella), Prince Plockey (Giovanni), Edward Boon (Bonaventura/Cardinal), Aleander Shenton (Soranzo), Alexander Allin (Floria), Reggie Seeley (Donado), Luke Dunford (Bergetto), Nick Biadon (Richardetto), Stephen MacNeice (Vasques), Sasha Wilson (Hippolia), Valerie Isaiah (Philotis), Steph Reynolds (Putana).
Tis Pity She's a Whore Schedule
Opening date: 
Thursday, 25 August, 2016
Available from: 
Tuesday, 27 September, 2016
Booking to: 
Saturday, 10 September, 2016
Closes: 
Saturday, 10 September, 2016
MatineeEvening
Monday-8pm
Tuesday-8pm
Wednesday-8pm
Thursday-8pm
Friday-8pm
Saturday-8pm
Sunday--
Address:
Actors Centre 1A Tower Street, London, WC2H 9NP
Nearest tube:
Covent Garden, Leicester Square, Tottenham Court Road

Our Review

If you’re looking for a traditional Renaissance play with true period costumes and style then keep looking! The Lazarus Theatre Company production of ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore shatters any tradition from John Ford’s 1629 tragedy and in its place creates a brave, humorous and energetic piece that still echoes Ford’s themes of incest and disaster whilst also presenting a modern and heavily... Read more

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