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The Woman in White

Wilkie Collins, Constance Cox

Full Length Play, Drama  /  5f, 6m

The Woman in White
by Constance Cox
Adapted from the novel by Wilkie Collins

Sir Percival Glyde, who is being hounded for money by the sinister Count Fosco, marries the heiress Laura Fairlie for her fortune. As events unfold, Glyde's efforts to secure the money - and also to remove the threat to his reputation posed by the un…

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    5f, 6m
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Adaptations (Literature), Period
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)
Description
Sir Percival Glyde, who is being hounded for money by the sinister Count Fosco, marries the heiress Laura Fairlie for her fortune. As events unfold, Glyde's efforts to secure the money - and also to remove the threat to his reputation posed by the unfortunate Anne Catherick - become more desperate and cruel. Combined with this tale of disturbing intrigue are elements of romance and comedy: the resulting mix is headily entertaining.

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Cautions
  • Mild Adult Themes

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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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Details

  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Setting: A drawing-room

Casting

5f, 6m
Cast Attributes
M6 (20s to elderly) F5 (20s to elderly)

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Author

Wilkie Collins

Author

Constance Cox

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