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THE THREE ARROWS

'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE

Written by John Ford
Directed by David Giles
Ian McKellen in the role of Giovanni
UK Tour/Edinburgh '72, Cambridge Arts
4 September 1972 - 28 October 1972
Comments and Reviews
A great Renaissance tragedy now set in Italy in the 1920s. The incestuous love affair between Giovanni and his sister retains its power to shock and excite.

In repertory with RULING THE ROOST
4-9 September: Lyceum, (Edinburgh International Festival)
14-16 September: Leeds Grand Theatre
Theatre Royal, Brighton
New, Oxford
Theatre Royal, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

In repertory with RULING THE ROOST and THE THREE ARROWS:
5-28 October: Arts, Cambridge

"Exercises a breathtaking grip on the audience." — Daily Telegraph

"The production abounds with excellent performances." — Financial Times