Camdram

    presents...

    The Normal Heart
    By Larry Kramer

    19:45, Tue 30th January – Sat 3rd February 2024 at ADC Theatre
    Lent Week 2

    Content warning (may contain spoilers) Click to expandClick to close
    death and/or dying, blood, homophobia and transphobia, references to genocide, discussion of suicide, depiction of seizures,

    "Don't you remember how it was? Can't you see how important it is for us to love openly, without hiding and without guilt?"

    Meet Ned Weeks, an impassioned activist in 1980s New York, battling indifference and discrimination surrounding a mysterious new disease that threatens to consume everything he knows. Amid heartbreak and societal apathy, as they lose those closest to them, Ned and his contemporaries grapple with the profound importance of love, community, pride, and hope in the face of a devastating epidemic.

    The Normal Heart by Larry Kramer, first performed in 1985, is a searing and emotionally charged drama that is breathed life from the experiences of activist-giant Kramer himself. This vivid exploration confronts the early days of the AIDS crisis, spanning the years 1981 to 1984—the heartbeat of an era.

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    Cast

    Ned Weeks
    Felix Turner
    Dr Emma Brookner
    Bruce Niles
    Ben Weeks
    Tommy Boatwright
    Mickey Marcus
    Craig/Examining Doctor
    David/Grady
    Orderly/Hiram
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