Dates & Times

Wed 06 Apr 2022
Pay What You Decide
Thu 07 Apr 2022
Pay What You Decide

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Age: 15+

Whether we fall by ambition, blood or lust, Like diamonds we are cut with our own dust.

Loosely based on true events, John Webster’s 1612 revenge drama has gone on to be one of the most popular plays from the Jacobean period.

The play tells the story of a Duchess who marries beneath her social class and is persecuted and tortured by her brothers, the insane Ferdinand and the pious Cardinal. They hire a spy, Daniel de Bosola, to track her movements. Bosola, however, has a crisis of conscience and vows a bloody revenge on the two brothers after a series of violent events.

The main house of ARC will be transformed in to the Court of Amalfi and the theatre will become a space of intrigue and surveillance. Chances are, if you feel like you’re being watched, you probably are…

This is a collaboration between the wide range of Stage & Screen Programmes at The Northern School of Art including Acting, Film, Tv & Theatre Production, Production Design and Costume Interpretation with Design. Find out more about these courses.