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Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

English literature’s most celebrated autobiographical novel returns to the stage at Dugdale Theatre.

7 June 2017 - 8 June 2017 | Visit website

Struggling to think, live and love beyond the stifling expectations of duty, class and convention, governess Jane Eyre and Master Edward Rochester take a dark journey towards sensual and intellectual liberation.

Told through the eyes of governess Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte’s gothic subversion of fairy-tale romance shocked the Victorians. This iconic novel is now distilled for the stage by writer/director Elton Townend Jones. Performer Rebecca Vaughan embodies everywoman Jane in this intimate study of love’s realities.

Jane Eyre: An Autobiography is showing 7 and 8 June at Dugdale Theatre.

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