Plays Directory : The Real Thing

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

  • Author
    Tom Stoppard
  • Written
  • Setting
    London, 1980s
  • Overview
    It examines the nature of honesty, and its use of a play within a play is one of many levels on which the author teases the audience with the difference between semblance and reality.

    The play focuses on the relationship between Henry and Annie, an actress who is part of a committee to free Brodie, a Scottish soldier imprisoned for burning a memorial wreath during a protest.

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4 known characters


3 known roles

Connected mandy members:

Sarah Priddy
Sarah Priddy
2016, Annie
Abbey Theatre
Lucy Aarden
Lucy Aarden
2013, Annie
The Criterion Theatre
Lauren Scott-Berry
2013, Annie
Drama Studio London
Harriet Leitch
2013, Annie
John Thaw Studio
Jaleelah Galbraith
2007, Annie
The Soho Studio
Stephanie Smith
2004, Annie
Amanda Golding
2000, Annie
Janna Rosenkranz
1992, Annie

Alternative Names

Tom Stoppards "The Real Thing"