‘vibrant performances’ – The Irish Times ★★★★
‘powerful sequences of physical theatre’ – Irish Theatre Magazine
‘Conflicted Theatre give us a smart, imaginative take on a starkly vivid story… Intelligent and moving’ – Evening Echo
The Scarlet Letter tells the story of the adulteress Hester Prynne, publicly shamed and cast out by society, and her husband, driven by revenge, who vows to search out her lover.
Both intimate and spectacular in scale, The Scarlet Letter has been dragged by the scruff of its neck into the theatre and the 21st century for The Cork Midsummer Festival 2013.