Tragedy spanning eight decades at Shoreditch's Courtyard

THE TENDER tale of a young girl who leaves home in search of her fortune is featured in a play at The Courtyard Theatre in Shoreditch. The sweeping tale The Passing of Great Aunt Grace spans a lifetime and is being performed until tomorrow (Thursday). It

THE TENDER tale of a young girl who leaves home in search of her fortune is featured in a play at The Courtyard Theatre in Shoreditch.

The sweeping tale The Passing of Great Aunt Grace spans a lifetime and is being performed until tomorrow (Thursday).

It tells the story of Grace who, aged 13, leaves home and sets sail alone across the world, aiming to return home a rich, fulfilled woman.

Things go horribly wrong and Grace's story spans almost eight decades as she goes in search of the truth and makes the ultimate sacrifice, for love.


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It is written by Suzanne Davis, directed by George Beck and put on by From The Soul Productions as one of a series of three shows at the theatre.

The Courtyard Theatre is in Bowling Green Walk, Pitfield Street, off Old Street.

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Curtain goes up at 7.30pm. Tickets are �14 or �10 concession. Tickets are available from www.seetickets.com

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