Wuthering Heights

Shot through with music, dance, passion and hope, Emma Rice transforms Emily Brontë’s masterpiece into a uniquely theatrical experience.

Wuthering Heights

About Wuthering Heights

24th May 2022 to 28th May 2022
7.30pm, Matinees Wed & Sat 2.30pm
Kings Theatre Edinburgh
2 Leven Street, Edinburgh South EH3 9LQ
From £23
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A romantic revenge tragedy.

Rescued from the Liverpool docks as a child, Heathcliff is adopted into the Earnshaws’ farmhouse home of Wuthering Heights.

Lost in his new surroundings, he finds a kindred spirit in Catherine Earnshaw, and their fierce love ignites. But when forced apart, they unleash a brutal chain of events that will haunt generations to come.

Shot through with music, dance, passion and hope, Emma Rice (Romantics Anonymous, Wise Children, Brief Encounter) transforms Emily Brontë’s masterpiece into a uniquely theatrical experience. Lucy McCormick (Post Popular) and John Pfumojena (Peter Pan) lead the company of performers and musicians.

A National Theatre and Wise Children co-production, in association with York Theatre Royal

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