The Libertine

The Waterside Theatre, Manchester, M1 3HB
Thu 28th February 2019 - Fri 1st March 2019
I am up for it. All the time. That’s not a boast. Or an opinion. It is bone-hard medical fact.’

John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester. Charismatic poet, playwright and rake with a legendary appetite for excess. Yet when a chance encounter with an actress at the Playhouse sends him reeling, he is forced to reconsider everything he thinks and feels.

With all the wit, air and bawdiness of a Restoration comedy, Stephen Jeffreys’ brilliant play is an incisive critique of life in an age of excess...

Note: Be advised. Due to the subject matter the play contains adult content, language and themes

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