The Day After the Fair

 

by Frank Harvey

 

Directed by Wendy Norton

 

Production by LRP - 10 to 12 July 2008

 

Synopsis

Set circa 1890, the play is based on a short story by Thomas Hardy "On the Western Circuit". The play concerns a young London barrister, Charles Brandford, who is visiting a west country town, Salisbury, "on the western circuit", and the effect he has on the quiet lives of two women living there, the wife of a local brewer and her young maidservant.