When Clifford Chatterley returns from the war a wounded hero, his young bride Connie does her best to care for him. Neglected and alone, she instigates a love affair with the gamekeeper, Mellors, a relationship that bridges the social divide and challenges convention. In touch, they find the simplest of truths. In lust, they risk the greatest of scandals.
Lawrence’s most sensual of novels were first published in 1928, but only in 1960 did an unexpurgated version become available, leading to one of the most famous trials of the century. Tender, thoughtful and impassioned, Lady Chatterley’s Lover is the book that changed Britain.
Rupert Hill stars as the lover, Oliver Mellors. (best known for playing Jamie Baldwin in Coronation Street. Recent theatre credits include DEATH OF A SALESMAN (Manchester Royal Exchange) & THE FULL MONTY (UK Tour) and Phoebe Marshall is playing Lady Chatterley (WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION, London County Hall).
This production contains material of an adult nature
An age guide of 14+ is suggested