Jane Eyre opens to rave reviews!
Jane Eyre opens to rave reviews on its opening night!
On Monday night (3 October), we held an open dress run for press and guests to attend. A drinks reception was held afterwards with the cast and crew to celebrate a very successful first performance! Tuesday night (4 October) was opening night and we’ve received many wonderful reviews from audience members so far…
“A compelling and powerful performance with stunning lighting and costume. A real explosion of creative talent, from both professionals and local actors. You must see this!” (Audience member)
“I loved each and every character. The set was fantastic, the lighting was great, and the cast were phenomenal. If you see one thing this Autumn, make it Jane Eyre!” (Audience member)
“A poignant retelling of a wonderful classic. All the characters were brought to life brilliantly.” (Audience member)
“A perfect mix of romance, passion, mystery, and pathos.” (Audience member)
“I was very impressed with all the actors, but particularly the Youth Theatre. It really goes to show how important theatre is within the younger community, there was so much talent for all to see.” (Audience member)
“I was so invested in Jane Eyre’s life, I almost forgot I was at the theatre. Such a moving and powerful performance.” (Audience member)
“I have never read Jane Eyre but I loved the story. A must see for all theatre fans.” (Audience member)
“Absolutely fantastic! A joy to watch from start to finish.” (Audience member)
“An amazing portrayal of the character from one of literature’s great masterpieces. I was hooked all the way through.” (Audience member)
“A really creative portrayal of Jane Eyre. I loved the fire scene especially.” (Audience member)
“It was an absolute delight to see my favourite novel Jane Eyre brought to life onstage. The actors blew me away and and the set was very inventive!” (Audience member)
“A thrilling performance. I was captivated all the way through.” (Audience member)
There is still time to see this thrilling, bold, and inventive adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s classic masterpiece at The Courtyard! It runs from Wednesday 5 – Saturday 8 October 7.30pm, with matinees on Thursday 6 and Saturday 8 October 2.30pm, and an audio described performance on Saturday 8 matinee 2.30pm.