MISS JULIE

AUGUST 2016


  • Miss Julie Poster
  • Production

    August 23rd — Sat August 27th 2016
    The Pearse Centre, 27 Pearse Street

    Crew

    Directed by: Geraldine Crowley
    Written by: August Strindberg

    Cast

    Miss Julie: Aleksandra Dimoska
    Jean: Shaun Elebert
    Christine: Dympna Heffernan

Set on Midsummer’s Eve on the estate of a Swedish Count, the play follows the titular young woman as she is inescapably drawn to Jean, a particularly well-traveled, well-mannered and well-read senior servant.

The action takes place in the kitchen of her father’s manor, where Jean’s fiancée, a servant named Christine toils while Jean and Miss Julie talk. On this night the relationship between the two rapidly escalates to feelings of love, resulting in unforeseen consequences…