The Unremarkable Death Of Marilyn Monroe Event Information page

The Unremarkable Death Of Marilyn Monroe

Event details

  • Event times:
    • Start : 7.30pm
17th October
Book now >

August 5th, 1962: Monroe as we've never seen her before: alone in her bedroom, in dressing gown and underwear; no glitz, no glamour, no masks. Overdosed on pills, the woman behind the icon unravels her remarkable life, taking us back through the memories of her closest relationships. Repeatedly stalked by a mysterious caller, the Hollywood icon tells all (Joe DiMaggio, Clark Gable, Arthur Miller, her mother – it's all here), revealing a biting intelligence and an imperfect body, leading us in real time to the very moment of her death.

From the award-winning creators of Dalloway, I, Elizabeth, Orlando, Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, Christmas Gothic, The Time Machine, Female Gothic and Austen's Women. 

Written and Directed by Elton Townend Jones (Dalloway, Orlando, Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, The Time Machine).

 Performed by Lizzie Wort (RSC's The Magician's Daughter, Animal Farm). Winner of the Three Weeks Editors Award.

 

***** "A simply stunning production." (Edinburgh Reporter)

*****"Superlative" (Remotegoat)

*****"Spellbinding" (The Carrick)

***** "Outstanding" (One4Review)

***"Startling, sensual, sarcastic... anything unremarkable" (Three Weeks)

****"A fantastic performance... a great production… an absolute must" (Broadway Baby)

**** "Powerful and poetic... a dazzling performance" (Edinburgh Guide)

Tickets £15.00

Booking Fee per transaction: 50p at Box Office, £1.00 on telephone and internet bookings.

Image Gallery – click to view the larger version

Keep in touch

Sign up to our newsletter to receive all the latest updates Go