As part of Barton Arts Festival and presented by Dyad Productions – the company that brought you Austen’s Women…
1568: At a vital crossroads in history a young queen steps from the shadows to reveal her thoughts on marriage, succession, religion and war. But time is against her…
Queen at 25, political phoenix and famously unmarried – but who was the woman beneath the crown?
Using only Elizabeth’s words, Rebecca Vaughan explores the queen’s struggle to reconcile the desires of womanhood with the duties of sovereignty.
Adapted & performed by Rebecca Vaughan (Dalloway, Austen’s Women, Female Gothic). Directed by Olivier Award winner, Guy Masterson (Morecambe)
★★★★★ ‘Truly breathtaking. An absolute masterclass.’ (Fringe Review)
★★★★★’Moving, emotional and passionate… A definite must see for history and theatre addicts’ (Hairline)
★★★★★’A performance worthy of an Academy Award Oscar’ (The Carrick)
Date of event:4th July 2015