"Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show"
Young David Copperfield's sheltered life with his doting mother is thrown into turmoil when she marries the ruthless and violent Murdstone. Thrust into an uncaring world of poverty and hardship, David must work out whom to trust if he is to grow into the man he should become. Gently guided by his closest friend Agnes and his eccentric aunt Betsey Trotwood, can David stay on his true path? Featuring iconic characters such as Uriah Heep and Wilkins Micawber, David Copperfield has remained in the hearts of readers for generations.
Capturing the haunting beauty of the Yarmouth coast and bustling Victorian London, Hotbuckle use their distinctive style to tell the beloved story of Dickens' favourite child as only they know how.
A new play by Adrian Preater
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 20:00 to Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 20:00
Sat Mat 4:00pm