The Duchess of Malfi
The widowed Duchess of Malfi (LAING) falls for her servant Antonio. Determined to pursue her desires she marries in secret believing that her fiercely proud family will, in time, understand.
As the lies unravel and the marriage comes to light the Duchess' brothers, incensed by their sister's disobedience, plan a horrific revenge, destroying the very family whose honour they were blindly attempting to save.
Presented by Pellmell Theatre Productions
The New Diorama Theatre, London
Director: Natalie York
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'A totally engrossing production'
'A warm blooded portrayal of the Duchess...'
'A triumphant gem of a production...'
'Strong and sexy...'
'On edge and suitably uncomfortable...'