Play directory : Bleak House

Welcome to the Mandy Crew USA Plays Directory.

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

  • Author
    Charles Dickens
  • Written
    1852/53
  • Setting
    London
  • Overview
    Bleak House is Dickens' 9th novel. At the novel's core is a long-running litigation in England's Court of Chancery, Jarndyce and Jarndyce, which has far-reaching consequences for all involved. This case revolves around a testator who apparently made several wills, all of them seeking to bequeath monies and land surrounding the Manor of Marr in South Yorkshire.

    There have been various adaptations for stage and screen.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: Bleak House