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‘The sky is the first thing, I haven’t…

I haven’t ever seen the sea, it isn’t

the colour I…

The boat dips and…’

Lucy Snowe, a clone – one of three, survivor of a deadly pandemic sets out on a journey in search of a future. She travels to an archaeological dig, a hill of bones, a project looking for the elusive Lady of Villette.p>

But the hill slides, haunted by the past Lucy begins a faltering journey back to living and the possibility of desire.

‘To say it, I never said it out-loud,

That love…

Could be possible.’

On the 200th anniversary of Charlotte Brontë’s birth, West Yorkshire Playhouse celebrates her unique genius with a daring new adaptation by Linda Marshall-Griffiths.

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