Whose Life Is It Anyway - Contemp. Theatre Festival

  Tue 12 Mar 2019 - Tue 12 Mar 2019
Whose Life Is It Anyway - Contemp. Theatre Festival

Whose Life Is It Anyway

by Brian Clark

Directed by Edward Applewhite

Part of the Contemporary Theatre Festival

Tuesday 12 March at 7.30pm

Markova Theatre, Tring Park School

In this production Tring Park Acting Course is performing the female version of the play. 

Claire Harrison, a successful sculptor, is paralysed in a car accident and kept alive by support systems in a hospital.  Outwardly she's cheerful and often very funny, but she's overwhelmed by the fact that she has lost control of her own life.  As the play begins, she is coming to the decision that if she can't live as a woman, she does not want to exist as a medical achievement.  Her physician, however, is utterly determined to preserve Claire's life, regardless of its quality.  Finally, despite the pleas of the doctor and her involved nurse, Claire invokes the law of habeas corpus and a judge joins the battle to determine "Whose life is it anyway?"

 

Tickets: £11 (unreserved)

Reductions available if you wish to book for more than two plays in the Contemporary Theatre Festival.

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