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'The Last Wife'


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Jan 24 - Feb 11, 2018[days & times]
  • WHERE Cygnet Theatre , 4040 Twiggs St., San Diego
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $38 - $59

Cygnet Theatre stages the West Coast premiere "The Last Wife", a play by Kate Hennig and directed by Rob Lutfy.

This contemporary re-imagining of the compelling relationship between Henry VIII and his last wife, Katherine Parr, is a witty and powerful examination of sexual politics and women’s rights.

Katherine is smart, confident and passionate: a rising star in a world of intense competition. But her obligatory marriage to Henry is rife with the threat of violence and lure of deceit; her secret liaisons could send her to an early grave, and her devotion to the education and equal rights of Henry’s daughters is putting an even bigger strain on her marriage.

“The show is stimulating… Surviving a tyrant was far from her only achievement.” – The Chicago Tribune

The show runs Jan. 17 through Feb. 11. There are a number of Cygnet special events associated with this show. For tickets and additional details call (619) 337-1525.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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