Mandy Actors UK

Play directory : A Tale of Two Cities

Welcome to the Mandy Actors UK Plays Directory.

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other Mandy Actors UK members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Charles Dickens
  • Written
    1859 (novel)
  • Setting
    Paris, 1789-1799
  • Overview
    It follows the lives of several protagonists through these events, most notably Charles Darnay, a French once-aristocrat who falls victim to the indiscriminate wrath of the revolution despite his virtuous nature, and Sydney Carton, a dissipated English barrister who endeavours to redeem his ill-spent life out of love for Darnay's wife, Lucie Manette.

    There have been four musicals based on the novel.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: A Tale of Two Cities