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The Old Curiosity Shop

Production Company: Common Ground Theatre Company
Venue: Corn Hall

by Charles Dickens

adapted by Pat Whymark & Julian Harries

Little Nell Trent lives with her devoted grandfather in his London shop, a magical place filled from wall to wall with dust-laden treasures. When he gambles away what little money they have, The Old Curiosity Shop is seized by the villainous loan shark Quilp and Nell and her grandfather are forced to flee with Quilp on their trail…

Featuring original folk music by Pat Whymark, played and sung by our talented troupe of actor-musicians.

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