The Man Who Pays the Piper

Daryll Fairley has it all, but does it make her happy? The first major revival of this 1920s play by female playwright GB Stern.

Compose message to event attendees

Attending status

Why do you want to report this liveevent?

Giving us a reason helps us to review people's behaviour and enables us to get rid of troublemakers. This message will only be sent to the IdeasTap Team

Please add your email address if you would like us to get back to you.

If you would like to report this to the police, please follow the link on our safety page (Opens in a new window)

All reports will be treated in the strictest of confidence within the IdeasTap Team.

Are you sure you want to cancel this event?

By:
Orange Tree Theatre
Starts on:
Wednesday 13 March 2013 at 7:45 PM
Finishes on:
Saturday 13 April 2013 at 7:45 PM
Location:
Orange Tree Theatre
Street:
1 Clarence Street
Town/City:
Richmond, London
Region:
Greater London
Postcode:
TW9 2SA
Phone:
020 8940 3633
Email:
boxoffice@orangetreetheatre.co.uk

View map

FOUR STARS
Independent, Time Out, Evening Standard, The Times, Telegraph

1913: eighteen year old Daryll Fairley, an ebullient young suffragette, dances the Argentine Tango around the family hallway and announces her determination to be financially independent. Just over a decade later she has it all: the power to vote, a flourishing creative business, a faithful boyfriend, deferential siblings, and the fame to be able to demand a last-minute table at all the best restaurants. But does it make her happy?

An important play about economic power and gender, as relevant today as when it was written. GB Stern was one of the most prolific women writers of the 20s and 30s and published her last novel in 1964. Directed by Helen Leblique.

Attendees

  1. Yes
  2. Maybe
  3. No resp.

Similar events