The Marlowe
It’s True, It’s True, It’s True
Breach Theatre present

It's True, It's True, It's True

The tale of how one woman took revenge through her art.

Breach’s Fringe First and The Stage Edinburgh Award-winning production restages the 1612 trial of Agostino Tassi for the rape of baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi.

Based on surviving court transcripts, this play dramatises the seven-month trial that gripped Renaissance Rome and asks how much has changed in the last four centuries.

Blending myth, history and contemporary commentary, this is the story of how a woman took revenge through her art to become one of the most successful painters of her generation.

Recommended for 14yrs+
Contains nudity, strong language and references to sexual and emotional abuse.

Show Talk

Show Talk

Learn more about the show with a talk from company members. No need to book, just stay in your seat after the show.

Date Thu 23 Apr
Time Post-show
It's True, It's True, It's True