Time Period - Victorian (British and American)
Settings Of Play - A circle of light on an otherwise dark stage.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Bare Stage/Simple Set
Elaborate / High Volume Costumes
College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
The grotesque, gothic character from Dickens' Great Expectations, Miss Havisham, steps outside herself to examine her motives and the consequences of devoting her life to getting revenge upon men after being left at the altar. A sad and funny meditation on the nature of love and the satisfactions of revenge.