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The Wife Of Willesden

10 Sep to 24 Oct 2020

Kiln Theatre

Based on Chaucer's The Wife of Bath, this irreverent, bawdy and beautiful new comedy celebrates the life and times of one of literature's most beloved characters.
The Wife Of Willesden at Kiln Theatre

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Show details

Synopsis


'Married five times. Mother. Lover. Aunt. Friend.

She plays many roles round here. And never

Scared to tell the whole of her truth, whether

Or not anyone wants to hear it. Wife

Of Willesden: pissed enough to tell her life

Story to whoever has ears and eyes…'


The world premiere of Zadie Smith's The Wife of Willesden comes to Kiln Theatre for a strictly limited run.


Based on Chaucer's The Wife of Bath, this irreverent, bawdy and beautiful new comedy celebrates the life and times of one of literature's most beloved characters.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: 14+


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Theatre


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Postal address:
269 Kilburn High Road
London NW6 7JR

Box office tel: 020 7328 1000

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 10 September 2020

Closes:Saturday 24 October 2020

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Running time: To be confirmed

Tickets


Standard:
£15 - £32.50

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Access information


Captioned performance Thu 15 Oct


Audio Described performance Thu 22 Oct (pre‑show touch tour from 6pm)


Creatives


Author: Adapted by Zadie Smith from Chaucer's THE WIFE OF BATH
Director: Indhu Rubasingham
Designer: Robert Jones
Sound: Ben and Max Ringham
Production: Kiln Theatre in association with Brent 2020, London Borough of Culture

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