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DYAD Productions Present

The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe

Written and Directed by Elton Townend Jones Weds 3 Nov 2021
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  • Drama

This event takes place at Belgrade Theatre B2 Stage

From the award-winning creators of Orlando, Austen’s Women, and Jane Eyre: An Autobiography.

5 rating

A simply stunning production’

- Edinburgh Reporter
5 rating

'Outstanding'.

- One4Review

August 5th, 1962: Monroe as we’ve never seen her before: alone in her bedroom, in dressing gown and underwear; no glitz, no glamour, no masks. Overdosed on pills, the woman behind the icon unravels her remarkable life, taking us back through the memories of her closest relationships. Repeatedly stalked by a mysterious caller, the Hollywood icon tells all (Joe DiMaggio, Clark Gable, Arthur Miller, her mother – it’s all here), revealing a biting intelligence and an imperfect body, leading us in real time to the very moment of her death.

Written and Directed by Elton Townend Jones (Dalloway, Orlando, Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, The Time Machine). Performed by Lizzie Wort (RSC’s The Magician’s Daughter, Animal Farm). Winner of the Three Weeks Editors Award.

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