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Nell Gwynn at the Globe

Nell Gwynn at the Globe

Get swept up in the joyful drama of the Globe’s new rags to riches tale Nell Gwynn.

2 May 2017 - 13 May 2017 | Visit website

1660, Drury Lane. Charles II has cast off London’s drab, puritanical past with a love of all things loud and sexy. A young Nell Gwynn is selling oranges for sixpence in the burgeoning West End theatre scene, unaware of who is in the audience one fateful night
 
Jessica Swale’s triumphant, joyful, critically-acclaimed play about the unlikely heroine who went from lowly orange seller to national treasure comes home to the Globe for a limited run.
 
Laura Pitt-Pulford takes on the heroic role of Nell as part of a national tour presented by English Touring Theatre. This production was originally produced at the Globe in 2015 under the artistic direction of Dominic Dromgoole.
 
Nell Gwynn runs from 2-13 May. To find tickets, see the Globe’s website.

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