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My Cousin Rachel - Directed by Terry Hooper
Scheming widow
or wronged woman?

My Cousin Rachel

Daphne Du Maurier's mystery romance, adapted by Joseph O'Connor

Directed by Terry Hooper

Season: May 13 to 28, 8pm
Matinees: Sunday, May 15, 2pm

About

When the enigmatic Countess Rachel Sangalletti travels from Florence to the Ashley Estate in Cornwall, home of her recently deceased husband, her presence arouses dark suspicions and uncontrollable desires, not least in young Philip, cousin and heir to the Ashley home. Feverish passion battles reason in this classic Gothic romance set in the wild landscape of the rock-ribbed Cornish coast. A New Zealand premiere.

Starring: Alana Pearce (Rachel Coryn Ashley), Mitch Blyde (Philip Ashley), Peter Leathley (John Seecombe), Hamish Regan (Thomas Connors), Hamish Stevens (Nicholas Kendall), Emily Briggs (Louise Kendall), Bruno Batistela (Guido Rainaldi).

SELLING FAST. 

Please note: This play features occasional short bursts of strobe lighting.

Single Ticket Prices

Adult: $32
Concessions: for seniors aged 65+: $29 (with proof of concession)
Equity New Zealand members: $29 (with membership ID)
Groups of 10+: $28
Members: $28
Students (with ID): $18
Playwright's Passport (available to Playmarket’s playwright clients): free available ticket from the box office on the day or night of the performance (with membership card and photo ID) 

Reviews

 

 

Read the Times May preview article here.

Read the Times February preview article here.