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19 August 2017

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Thursday, 20 April 2017 06:17

Pygmalion photoshoot[812] 200pxOver one hundred years after it was written, Nuffield Southampton Theatre’s new co-production explores one of the most celebrated comedies of the 20th century, Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion, putting Southampton’s diverse range of voices at the heart of the show.

 

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Through video and sound technology, director Sam Pritchard’s new staging promises to interrogate class identity and social mobility in today’s Britain by utilising regional accents to ask - how much do our voices still define who we are?

After a national tour, Pygmalion arrives at Nuffield Southampton Theatres, Campus on April 25 and runs until May 13. It’s a co-production from Nuffield Southampton Theatres, Headlong & West Yorkshire Playhouse.

Tickets are available from the Box Office 023 8067 1771 or online at nstheatres.co.uk

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