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Persuasion

February 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2018

One event on February 3, 2018 at 2:30pm

One event on February 10, 2018 at 2:30pm

$25

Workshop Theatre Presents

Persuasion

Adapted by: Jennifer Le Blanc
Directed by: Shelby Nicole

February 2nd – 10th

 

 

 

Twenty-seven-year-old Anne Elliot is Austen’s most adult heroine. Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend Lady Russell that such a match is unworthy. The breakup produces in Anne a deep and long-lasting regret. When later Wentworth returns from sea a rich and successful captain, he finds Anne’s family on the brink of financial ruin and his own sister a tenant in Kellynch Hall, the Elliot estate. All the tension of the novel revolves around one question: Will Anne and Wentworth be reunited in their love?

 

Details

Date:
February 7
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$25
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/persuasion-tickets-41260542393

Organizer

Workshop Theatre
Email:
info@workshoptheatre.org
Website:
http://www.workshoptheatre.org/

Venue

Victor Mitchell Theatre
2140 Pumphouse Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta T3C3P5 Canada
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Phone:
4032630079