Swive [Elizabeth] 2019
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Queen Elizabeth I, the only unmarried woman to rule England.
She reigned for forty-four years. Mastermind. Seductress. Survivor.
This new play created by award-winning writer Ella Hickson and director Natalie Abrahami will shine candlelight on the ways and means by which women in power negotiate patriarchal pressure in order to get their way.
‘My mother seduced a man so successfully that he altered the constitutional history of this country.’
Standing tickets (fixed position): £10
Seated tickets from £20
A £2.50 transaction fee per order applies online
Running time: approx. 90 minutes with no interval
Latecomers will not be admitted
This play contains strong language and adult themes
Photography credit: Sebastian Nevols
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‘A fierce, bright flame of a play’ ‘
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‘A potent study of women, power and patriarchy’
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‘Sharp and witty… the boost women desperately need’
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