Online ticket purchase now closed - ticket sales at the door.
As well as our popular fare of fun and frolic, Theatre
Wakefield also offers thoughtful plays for the heart
and mind, of universal issues that matter to our community
and beyond. "A Confession: Based on the book by Leo Tolstoy"
is one such delight.
When one of the most brilliant writers of all time begins to
lose the security that underpins his existence and then
proceeds to document his path to freedom with self-rigour
and clarity and even humour, it is surely worthy of
attention. Call it a courageous reconnaissance into the
largely unmapped territory of the psyche, a journey upon
which many of us fear to tread without such a guide. With
`Confession`, Tolstoy gives us both direction and hope for
This is a Special Single Event, a gift offered by our
professional friends Peter James Haworth and Julie Le Gal as
a fundraiser for TW's important New Works Program which
encourages and supports new local playwrights. Peter has
been filling the role of Dramaturge left vacant by the loss
of Robert Rooney. We hope you will come to experience this spiritually-uplifting gift and help us to continue this valuable work.