A bridge of jealousy

A View from the Bridge.
A View from the Bridge.

Arthur Miller’s compelling drama about love, belonging, prejudice and betrayal comes to Lancaster this week.

A View From The Bridge by the Lancaster Footlights runs from Tuesday, February 18 to Saturday, February 22 with performances at 7.30pm.

Set in the 1950s, the play centres around Eddie Carbone, an Italian-American longshoreman who lives in Brooklyn with his wife Beatrice and his orphaned 17 year-old niece Catherine. Beatrice’s two cousins enter the country illegally and when Catherine falls in love with one of them, Eddie’s jealousy erupts.Tickets cost £9.50/£8.50 concessions and £7.50 Tuesday evening. The box office number is 01524 64695.