I, Elizabeth

Suggested Copy


Dyad Productions

From the award-winning creators of Austen's Women, Female Gothic, A Room of One's Own and Christmas Gothic.

1568: At a vital but volatile crossroads in history a young queen steps from the shadows to reveal her thoughts on marriage, succession, religion and war. But time is against her...

Elizabeth I: Queen at 25, political phoenix and famously unmarried – but who was the woman beneath the crown?

Using only Elizabeth's words, Rebecca Vaughan explores the queen's struggle to reconcile the desires of womanhood with the duties of sovereignty.

Written & performed by Rebecca Vaughan. Directed by Olivier Award winner, Guy Masterson (Morecambe and current West End hit, The Shark is Broken). Winner of the Three Weeks Editors Award.

"Riveting... a breathtaking creation" (Edinburgh Evening News)

"Truly breathtaking. An absolute masterclass." (Fringe Review)

"A performance worthy of an Academy Award." (The Carrick)

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