Play directory : Lark Rise

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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
    Keith Dewhurst
  • Written
    1978
  • Setting
    England, late 19th century
  • Overview
    Adapted from Flora Thompson's trilogy of semi-autobiographical novels about the countryside of north-east Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire at the end of the 19th century.

    Dewhurst's adaptation reduced the three books to two plays - 'Lark Rise' and 'Candleford'.