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Community Theatre Playhouse Creatures
September 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 2, 2022
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 2, 2022
Sam Bass Theatre presents “Playhouse Creatures”
This is a show with mature adult content.
About the show:
The year is 1669 a bawdy and troublesome time. Theaters have just reopened after seventeen years of Puritan suppression. There is a surge in dramatic writing and the first English actresses appear on stage. Playhouse Creatures focuses on five of the most famous (Nell Gwyn, Elizabeth Farley, Rebecca Marshall, Doll Common and Mary Betterton) to provide a moving and often comic account of the precarious lives of Restoration actresses.