Tess of the d'Urbervilles at The Other Palace

The Other Palace, London

Thu 5th April - Sat 14 April 2018

Suitable for 13+ years

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This powerful new musical adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s classic tale combines compelling songs by Pippa Cleary (The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13¾), with vibrant storytelling and physical comedy to amazing effect.

Free-spirited country girl Tess Durbeyfield knows nothing of the world outside her own village. When she is caught between her manipulative cousin Alec and the handsome Angel Clare, a dark love story unfolds leading to seduction, abandonment, and murder. 

  • Spellbinding music. Dazzling storytelling
  • Based on the Thomas Hardy’s masterpiece
  • Explores love, betrayal and the emotional burden of secrets
  • Gerry Flanagan directs a comic and heart-rending adaptation of Tess of the d’Urbervilles
  • Brought to you by YMT who have a reputation for creating new musical works of the highest quality.
Need to Know
  • Recommended for ages 13+
  • Duration 2 hours including a 20-minute interval.
Plan your Visit

What makes The Other Palace family friendly

Disabled toilets
Disabled toilets
Infrared hearing loop
Infrared hearing loop
Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair accessible

Address and Contact Info

The Other Palace
12 Palace Street

Nearest Station: Victoria