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Bette Davis On The Edge

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This is a more-than-believable portrayal of name dropper and ultimate Diva Bette Davis reflecting on a glittering career but facing a lonely old age. Resplendent in a midnight blue gown, its 4.30am on October 31st 1962 and Bette is waiting for the reviews of Whatever Happened to Baby Jane. Itís make or break for her fading career, and she knows it. Reflecting her past glories from the Talkies to the present day, her story is the entire history of the American Motion Picture industry. The show has a fascinating inception: Discovering that the great two-time Oscar winner placed an advertisement in a movie trade paper in 1962 asking for work, actress Christine St John decided to piece together the truth behind this astonishing fact. Itís not just a meticulously researched and compelling story, but is touching and truthful and Christine performs it beautifully without ever falling into caricature.

Start date:
1 December 2017
End date:
1 December 2017
Location:
West Deeping Village Hall,
West Deeping,
Lincolnshire,
PE6 9HP
Artforms:
Drama
Event type:
To Be
Cost:
£10.00 Standard / £6.00 Under 16

Contact details

Contact:
West Deeping Village Hall Committee
Telephone number:
01778 380 197

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