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A FAMILY AT ODDS
AN ILLICIT PASSION
AN UNFORGIVABLE DECEIT
Film and theatre director Sam Yates directs a cast including Olivier award‑winning actor Matthew Kelly (The History Boys) and Evening Standard Theatre Award nominee Aoife Duffin in Nobel prize-winning playwright Eugene O’Neill's haunting tragedy Desire Under the Elms.
When a widower brings home his new young bride it sparks conflict with his youngest son over the ownership of the family farm. But the battle lines soon become blurred when the son embarks on a passionate affair with his father’s wife.
Listen to Matthew Kelly with Michael Ball on Radio 2 here.
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