Oranges & Ink


Set in the vibrant and debauched world of Restoration theatre, the play follows the tribulations of two female libertines in an age of intolerance and upheaval.
Oranges & Ink at the Hen and Chickens Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Comedy drama
Venue: Hen and Chickens Theatre
Started: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Closed: Saturday 18 May 2019
Running time:1 hr 00 mins
Age suitability: 14+

Synopsis


Aphra Behn and Nell Gwyn were good friends.


One the first professional female writer, the other an actress turned royal courtesan, they helped each other find success, despite humble beginnings.


Set in the vibrant and debauched world of Restoration theatre, the play follows the tribulations of two female libertines in an age of intolerance and upheaval.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
109 St Paul's Road
Islington
London N1 2NA

Box office tel: 020 7704 2001

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 14 May 2019

Press night:Tuesday 14 May 2019

Closes:Saturday 18 May 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£16

Concessions:
£14

Access information


Limited disable access (stairs)

Cast


Aphra Behn - Claire Louise Amias

Nell Gwyn - Sarah Lawrie


Creatives


Author: Claire Louise Amias
Composer: The Lovekyn Consort
Director: Alex Pearson
Costume designer: Anna Sorensen Sargent
Musical direction: William Summers
Lighting: Steve Lowe
Production: And Tomorrow Theatre Company, A Monkey With Cymbals and Alex Pearson Productions

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