Miss Havisham's Expectations
Written and Directed by Di Sherlock
Performed by Linda Marlowe
Design by Andie Scott
Lighting Silki Morrison
Fire consultancy Scott Penrose
Producer Julie Clare
Linda Marlowe as Charles Dickens’ iconic jilted bride in Di Sherlock’s Miss Havisham’s Expectations performed at the Trafalgar Studios following it success at 2012’s Edinburgh Fringe.
Focusing on the Victorian heroine as she wrestles with love, loss and ageing, the production sees her recount episodes found in Great Expectations from her own perspective.
Combining Dickens’ original text with biographical and original material it is the tale of passion and vengeance.