Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope

The McCarthy75 mins (no interval)
Broadway Baby

Celebrate the life of an icon - and discover the secret to true happiness.

Credits:

Mark Farrelly Presents
Written and performed by Mark Farrelly
Directed by Linda Marlowe

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20 November
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If there were no praise or blame…who would you be?

Fresh from its Off-Broadway debut and 100th performance, Mark Farrelly’s hugely acclaimed solo play comes to the Stephen Joseph Theatre.

From a conventional upbringing to global notoriety via The Naked Civil Servant, Quentin Crisp was one of the most memorable figures of the twentieth century. Openly gay as early as the 1930s, Quentin spent decades being beaten up on London’s streets for refusing to be anything less than himself.

This uplifting salute to an icon is a passionate reminder to "discover who you are, and be it - like mad!"


★★★★
Farrelly’s mastery of his audience is totally brilliant
Time Out

★★★★
A masterclass
Broadway Baby


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Wednesday 20 November 2019, 7.45pm

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