The End of Eddy


Born into poverty in an isolated village in rural France, a boy grows up amongst hard men and women living hard and violent lives. Bullied relentlessly for being gay, this is the story of Eddy's struggle to understand who he is.
The End of Eddy at Unicorn Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Unicorn Theatre
Started: Thursday 13 September 2018
Closed: Saturday 6 October 2018
Running time:1 hr 30 mins
Age suitability: 16+

Background


Written when he was just 21 and combining vivid storytelling with frank reflections on sexuality, class and power, this new stage adaptation of Édouard Louis's internationally acclaimed autobiographical novel is filled with hope, lust, love and anger.


Note: contains explicit sexual references and frequent use of strong language.


Synopsis


'My crime wasn't doing something.


My crime was being something.


Being different in a way everyone else could see.'


Born into poverty in an isolated village in rural France, a boy grows up amongst hard men and women living hard and violent lives.


Bullied relentlessly for being gay, this is the story of Eddy's struggle to understand who he is, who he might become, and of his fight to escape.


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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 13 September 2018

Closes:Saturday 6 October 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:
Various ‑ check schedule for details.

Matinee:
Various - check schedule for details.

Tickets


Standard:
£12 - £20

Concessions:
Under 18s: £8 - £12

Creatives


Author: Adapted by Pamela Carter, based on the book En Finir Avec Eddy Bellegueule by Édouard Louis
Director: Stewart Laing
Production: Unicorn Production

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