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A Door Must Be Open Or Shut

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About the Show Less...

Comedy of manners set in 19th century Paris about a romantic encounter between The Marquise and The Count. Read More >

A Door Must Be Open Or Shut follows an encounter between the Marquise and The Count as she awaits to receive company for a day of blase gossip. As the story develops, the feelings between the two are gradually revealed, leaving the door ajar as The Count decides whether to stay or leave.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 29/04/2009

Opening Night: 1/05/2009

Closing Night: 24/05/2009

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Cast & Creative


Director - Candida Benson

Producer - Juliet Soloman

Lighting Designer - David W.Kidd

Set Designer - Deborah Striebig

Author - Alfred De Musset

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