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December 4, 2021

FASCINATING...raising questions about right and wrong and how we live that should provoke thought in anyone.

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Why See The Great Divorce?

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a journey like no other

C.S Lewis' fantastical tale of a bus ride from Hell to Heaven has proved popular with secular and religious critics alike. Following in the footsteps of Lewis' Screwtape Letters, we see a group of provocative characters tell a fantastical morality tale about good and evil, and how different people view Heaven and Hell according to their own experiences and prejudices.

Three actors transform into over a dozen characters to illustrate Lewis fantastical allegory about good and evil. On this journey we see a man going to demand his rights, a complaining woman, a gentleman resents giving up his pet lizard to stay in Heaven and a traveler who believes Heaven and Hell are just a propaganda stunt, conveniently run by the same people.

As each character is welcomed by a heavenly being, they are each given a choice; to stay, or to go back? This conundrum brings vivid clarity to the "great divorce" between Heaven and Hell. Or is the gulf as wide as we suspect?

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Dates

Performance date: 4 December 2021

Audience

Suitable for ages 12+

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You may be required to have had a COVID vaccine in order to attend this performance or show proof of a negative test. Please contact the venue directly for more information on this.

Cast and Creative

Cast

Tom Beckett

Joel Rainwater

Christa Scott-Reid

Creative

Written by C.S Lewis

Adapted by McLean and Brian Watkins

Directed by Bill Castellino

Executive Producer and General Manager - Ken Denison

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