Wanstead Players to bring Resoration era theatre to life at Ilford's Kenneth More Theatre
PUBLISHED: 14:00 14 May 2019
Restoration actresses were often treated no better than performing bears.
After years of suppression, Charles II reopened theatres and allowed women on stage for the first time.
Both in front of audiences and behind the curtain, they were horribly objectified and exploited.
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Performances will be 7.30 pm Thursday, May 23 through Saturday, May 25 with a signed matinee performance 3pm Saturday, May 25.
Tickets are £12 for adults and £11 for concessions. They can be purchased at the Kenneth More Theatre Box office at 020 8553 4466 and online at www.kmtheatre.co.uk.