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Vanity Fair

At The Exchange, Dorset

Stour Hall
Tickets From: £8
Dates 30th Jun 2022 - 07:30PM
Location Stour Hall
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Bristol Old Vic Theatre School – Vanity Fair Thursday 30 June, 7:30pm £12, £8 u18s, £34 family “Yes, this is Vanity Fair; not a moral place certainly; nor a merry one, though very noisy.”   Bristol Old Vic Theatre School’s acting and technical cohort present a thrilling and nostalgic production of Thackeray’s hilarious satire, Vanity Fair.   Set in the early 1980s New Romantics scene of London, follow wannabe ‘It Girl’ Becky Sharp and her sweet-natured friend, Amelia Sedley, as they scale the heady heights of society and hustle through the hazardous playground for the rich and beautiful.   Opened in 1946 by Laurence Olivier, the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School has grown a reputation for attracting the very best in young acting talent and, as such, has some notable alumni to its name including Daniel Day Lewis, Greta Scacchi, Peter O’Toole, Olivia Colman and many more. The School’s annual visit to Dorset has always been a firm favourite on the Artsreach programme and we are delighted to welcome them back this summer for the first time since 2019! Don’t miss the chance to see the stars of the future on stage today as Bristol Old Vic Theatre School tour Dorset with Artsreach, the counties rural arts charity.

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