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Doctor Faustus

Doctor Faustus

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Faustus. A brilliant scholar and man of learning. So clever he can conjure up the devil. Absolute knowledge, infinite power, sorcery and magic are all within his reach. But in return, he must give up his soul.

Following their performances of Nell Gwynn and Jane Eyre, Oxford Playhouse 17|25 Young Company present a zestful and energetic ensemble production of Marlowe’s remarkable drama. See-sawing between comedy and chilling darkness, this epic struggle between good and evil is a play for our own time and the uncertain world in which we live.

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An Oxford Playhouse 17|25 Young Company production

Written by Christopher Marlowe

Directed by Jo Noble

Age guideline 14+

Post show talk: Tuesday

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  • The acting was polished, the set imaginative and the ensemble pieces beautifully choreographed.
       
    The Oxford Times on Jane Eyre

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