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Win tickets to the stage adaptation of Colm Tóibín's The Testament of Mary at the Barbican


The Testament of MaryThe Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín
1st-25th May
Barbican

Colm Tóibín's Man Booker Prize-shortlisted novel, The Testament of Mary, is adapted for the stage in this 'astonishing' production (New York Magazine) starring Fiona Shaw, 'one of the most versatile and commanding stage actresses in the English-speaking world' (Los Angeles Times).

Portraying the Virgin Mary as a mother struggling with the loss of her son, Colm Tóibín's text gives Mary a powerful voice, her story becoming a bold and subversive dramatic tour de force.

The Tony Award-nominated production is directed by Deborah Warner.

Courtesy of the Barbican, we have three pairs of top-price tickets, each worth £66, for performances between 1st and 6th May, to give away. For your chance to win, simply answer the question below.

CLOSING DATE: 10PM, THURSDAY 17TH APRIL

 

Image © Brigitte Lacombe

 

Which of these novels by Colm Tóibín won the Costa Novel Award?



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