Scheming widow or wronged woman?
Daphne du Maurier’s romantic drama, adapted by Joseph O’Connor.
Directed by Terry Hooper.
When the enigmatic Countess Rachel Sangalletti travels from Florence to the Ashley Estate in Cornwall, home of her recently deceased husband, her presence arouses dark suspicions and uncontrollable desires, not least in young Philip, cousin and heir to the Ashley home. Feverish passion battles reason in this classic Gothic romance set in the wild landscape of the rock-ribbed Cornish coast.
A New Zealand premiere.
Starring: Alana Pearce (Rachel Coryn Ashley), Mitch Blyde (Philip Ashley), Peter Leathley (John Seecombe), Robert Limm (Thomas Connors), Hamish Stevens (Nicholas Kendall), Emily Briggs (Louise Kendall), Bruno Batistela (Guido Rainaldi).