‘Take courage, Charlotte, take courage’. - Anne Brontë’s final words to her sister Charlotte were ‘Take courage, Charlotte, take courage’, and they have proved to be inspirational not only to her ...
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by Polly Teale
John Mitchell Building
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK
November 23 – December 3 (no show on Sunday November 27), 8pm
Directed by Natasha Martina
It is 1845. Living in a stone house on the edge of the Yorkshire moors are three unmarried Brontë sisters, the future authors of some of the Victorian period’s most enduring masterpieces: Wuthering Heights, Jane Eyre, and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. Polly Teale’s extraordinary play evokes the real and imagined worlds of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë, as the fictional characters they’ve so emotionally and expertly penned come to haunt their creators.