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The Playhouse Theatre Company and Alison Neil
The Story of Marie Curie
Friday 25 Feb 2022 - Sunday 27 Feb 2022
Friday and Saturday 19:30
Sunday Matinee 14:00
John 0117 963 3586; Jon 0797 422 3081
Online tickets available from our shop: Backwell Playhouse Ticket Shop
£12 (£10 Members)
|Award-winning Alison Neil's rivetting plays about extraordinary women from history have enchanted audiences up and down the country for many years. Several have premiered at Backwell Playhouse: "THE FOSSIL LADY OF LYME", "MRS BEETON, MY SISTER" and "LARKS AND MAGIC". She is delighted to return with the premiere of her latest play.|
"GLOWING BRIGHT" tells the story of Marie Curie; a stunningly talented Polish girl who became one of the most famous scientists in the world - breaking through all the restrictions placed on women at the time. Her amazing discovery of two new elements, with her beloved husband Pierre Curie, is a well-loved story. Her subsequent turbulent private life, and spectacular work during World War One is perhaps less well known, but equally fascinating.
Alison Neil is a story-teller second to none...and Marie Curie's amazing life is a story worth telling.
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