The Shadow of a Doubt - Shaw Festival Theatre

A mystery drama about the shadows lurking in the corners of every perfect relationship.
Royal George Theatre
July 16 - October 15
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A newly rediscovered mystery drama by Edith Wharton, author of classic novels such as The Age of Innocence and The House of Mirth. A new wife is suspected of having a secret, the mere suspicion of which is enough to poison several lives. Can we ever live with not knowing? Or will the truth have to come out before there is any chance of a new start?

Recommended for Grade 9+ | Age 14+

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By Edith Wharton
Directed by Peter Hinton-Davis
Set and costumes designed by Gillian Gallow
Lighting designed by Bonnie Beecher
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