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Lanie Robertson's play brings Peggy's remarkable story to life. Peggy's passionate loyalties and prejudices changed the face of twentieth century art - but at what cost?
Austin Pendleton is one of New York's most acclaimed directors.
He won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his recent productions of Between Riverside and Crazy at The Atlantic Theatre.
He directed the UK premiere of Detroit for the National Theatre.
Judy Rosenblatt is a stalwart of New York's off-Broadway new writing scene and appeared in The Cobbler alongside Adam Sandler, Dustin Hoffman, Steve Buschemi and Ellen Barkin.
Recreated by Tom McClane-Williamson.
Original design by Giovanni Villari recreated by Erika Rodriguez.
Original lighting by Stephen Petrilli recreated by Ali Hunter.
“I decided this time instead of Peggy ‘doing Europe' I wanted Europe to ‘do Peggy!'”
Peggy Guggenheim collected art — and artists.
Married to Max Ernst, lover of Samuel Beckett, champion of Jackson Pollock and Pablo Picasso, Peggy's love life was as colourful as her art collection.
She moved to Venice in the late 1940s and quickly became one of its most glamorous, scandalous residents.
Lanie Robertson's play brings Peggy's remarkable story to life.
Peggy's passionate loyalties and prejudices changed the face of twentieth century art-but at what cost?
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London SW1Y 6ST
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑30pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm
Friday ‑ 7‑30pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm
100 tickets at £10 available for under-30s. Any performance until Tuesday 23 January. Bookable only by telephone - take proof of age to the performance.
Author: Lanie Robertson
Director: Austin Pendleton
Designer: Erika Rodriguez
Costume designer: Catherine Siracusa
Lighting: Ali Hunter
Sound: Giovanni Villari
Production: Jermyn Street Theatre