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"Vinegar Tom"

  • English Seminar 6 Nadelberg Basel, BS, 4051 Switzerland (map)

The Gay Beggars' spring 2019 play is coming up!

"Vinegar Tom" by Caryl Churchill (1976) is a play that examines the oppression of women through the lens of 17th century witchcraft trials. A play about witches with no witches in it, Vinegar Tom focuses on themes of power and gender relationships, and critiques society both past and present for the injustices wrought upon women.

Vinegar Tom plays April 26, 27, 29, 30 and May 4, 5, 7, 10, 11 in the theatre cellar of the English Seminar, Nadelberg 6.

Shows start at 8pm, except for Sunday May 5th, which starts at 6pm.

Ticket prices are 20.- regular / 15.- student, AHV, IV

Reserve your tickets here!