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A Woman is a Weathercock

Celebrate Read Not Dead’s 25th Anniversary with Nathan Field’s tale of desire, disguise and deception.

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

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Public booking opens Wednesday 19 February, 10.00am.

Scudamore loves Bellafort, but Bellafort is due to marry Count Frederick. Meanwhile, Katherine prepares for her wedding to Strange the merchant, but she too has an importunate admirer, Captain Pouts. In this play of desire, disguise, and deception, will these nuptials pass off without a hitch?

Join us for this lively script-in-hand performance and celebrate 25 years of our popular Read Not Dead series.

The Read Not Dead ground rules are simple. Actors rehearse the play once and present it, script in hand, to an audience later that afternoon. 

The performances are instinctive, adrenaline-driven and inventive. 

Actors and audiences alike share in the excitement of reviving these forgotten plays that definitely deserve to be Read Not Dead 

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Tickets

Standing (fixed position) £5

Seated from £10

20% Discount on seated tickets for Members and Students

A £2.50 transaction fee per order applies online

Running time: approximately 3 hours

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