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Nell Gwynn at the Globe
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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