Gaslight - Shaw Festival Theatre

Gaslight
Gaslight
Bella thinks she’s losing her mind. The truth might be worse.
Royal George Theatre
May 4 - October 8
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Synopsis

Bella Manningham thinks she’s losing her mind. In the evenings, she hears strange sounds and the gas lights dim for no apparent reason. But is she losing her grip on reason, or is it being loosened for her? Patrick Hamilton’s 1938 play gave us the word we now use for an insidious form of mental abuse. This new adaptation from Johnna Wright and Shaw’s own Patty Jamieson is a gripping thriller: will the gaslight have its intended, murderous, effect?

Technical Credits
By Johnna Wright and Patty Jamieson
Based on the play Angel Street
By Patrick Hamilton
Directed by Kelli Fox
Set and costumes designed by Judith Bowden
Lighting designed by Kimberly Purtell
Original music and sound designed by Gilles Zolty
Age recommendation
14+
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Nov 6: Governors Council and Premier $1000+
Nov 8: Sustaining, Contributing and Business $400+
Nov 11: Supporting $200+
Nov 13: Annual $100+
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