Candleford

Candleford

Candleford

by: Keith Dewhurst, Flora Thompson

by: Keith Dewhurst, Flora Thompson

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Candleford

Candleford

by: Keith Dewhurst, Flora Thompson

by: Keith Dewhurst, Flora Thompson

Overview

A sequel to Lark Rise, Candleford is also performed with audience and players freely mingling, re-enacting a meeting of the local hunt in mid-winter. It concentrates on events in the Oxfordshire village where Flora Thompson worked in the post office-cum-blacksmith, includes music and song, and ends with a flash forward to her own unhappy married life, after which Company and audience perform the Grand Circle Dance. Music is available on hire. Contained in a volume with Lark Rise

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Details

  • Genre: Adaptations (Literature), Period
  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Cast Attributes: Reduced casting (Doubling Possible), Roles for Teens, Parts for Senior Actors
  • Target Audience: Appropriate for all audiences

Authors

Keith Dewhurst

Keith Dewhurst

Flora Thompson

Flora Thompson

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