Cyrano

The RoundTheatre
The Guardian

Northern Broadsides return with a lively new adaptation of the swashbuckling tale of unrequited love.

Credits:

Northern Broadsides in partnership with New Vic Stoke
Written by Debbie McAndrew
Directed by Conrad Nelson

Price: £10 - £21

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4 April - 8 April 2017
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Paris, 1640

Cyrano de Bergerac, a brilliant poet and swordsman, finds himself deeply in love with his beautiful cousin Roxane.

Each day of his life is lived only for her - every poem he writes, every duel he fights.  Despite his dash and his dare, Cyrano is afraid of revealing his true feelings certain she could never love him in return… for who would love a man with such an enormous nose?

Set in the golden age of musketeers, Deborah McAndrew’s lively new adaptation brings fresh vigour to this swashbuckling tale of unrequited love. Add to this Northern Broadsides’ musical panache, acclaimed charisma and exuberant performance style and you have a delightful evening of pure drama that will lift your spirits and make your heart ache.


Post-show Q&A: Tuesday 4 April, 7.30pm
Stay behind after the show to hear from the cast/creative team and ask your questions.

Watch an interview with award-winning writer Deborah Andrews here.


★ ★ ★ ★ 
“It’s a production which supplies all the required braggadocio and swagger… Northern Broadsides sniff out a winner”
The Guardian

★ ★ ★ ★ 
“Both heart-warming and heart-breaking in equal measure…”
Reviews Hub

★ ★ ★ ★ 
At The Theatre

 
“This classic tale of unrequited love has a big heart to match…”
The Sentinel
 
“Delightful and passionate…”
The Stage

“high-energy, swashbuckling, romantic comedy…”
StaffsAlive

“funny, bawdy romp which has exuberance and passion at its core... Christian Edwards is superb as Cyrano” 
British Theatre Guide

“This play is another top original from the New Vic and Northern Broadsides and their inspirational creativity will be enjoyed by everyone who sees them on this UK tour.”  
At The Theatre

trailer
dates

4 April 2017, 7.30pm

5 April 2017, 7.30pm

6 April 2017, 1.30pm

6 April 2017, 7.00pm

7 April 2017, 7.30pm

8 April 2017, 2.30pm

8 April 2017, 7.30pm

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Whitby-Scarborough-Filey Borough of Scarborough