Dennis of Penge

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  • 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Dennis of Penge
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Booking required
£10 (£5 concessions)
Silk Street Theatre

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"This is something special, mixing compassion for its characters with a primal energy that simmers, then comes roaring into furious life."
Time Out

Poverty, love, addiction, friendship, ecstasy, chicken and SE20.

Inspired by Euripides’ ancient Greek tragedy The BacchaeDennis of Penge is an epic, mythical, heroic tale by Annie Siddons, drawing on real experiences and relationships from Siddons’ childhood in South East London. 

Expect raw poetry combined with music in this urgent, compassionate and uplifting show directed by Emma Baggott.

Please note this production contains scenes of sexual nature and graphic violence.

Running time: Approximately 90 minutes. Please note there will be no interval.