Joe Orton (1933-1967) was a Leicester-born playwright whose life and work helped to define 1960’s British culture. Known for his anarchic black comedies and sexually frank diary, Orton is a major post-war dramatist and a gay icon.
‘Dear Edna’ commemorates the 50th anniversary of Orton’s death in 2017.
Tickets are free but booking is essential. Click on “Book tickets” to reserve your place.
By special arrangement with The Joe Orton Estate, Casarotto Ramsay & The Joe Orton Archive University of Leicester
Image: Lee Baxter