The Thrill of Love

University of Derby 3rd Year Theatre Arts, 2nd Year Technical Theatre and 2nd Year Costume and Set Design
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Friday 20 May 2022 - Saturday 21 May 2022

Ruth Ellis: model, nightclub hostess and the last woman to be hanged in Britian.

The Thrill of Love  dives into the story behind her crime, what drove her to murder her lover on the streets of London, and the life she lived that led to her hanging.

Follow Detective Jack Gale in his investigation into her life, through a play that tells the story of a woman who dreamt of the stars. 


By Amanda Whittington