The Barretts of Wimpole Street
by Rudolf Besier; producer Margueritte Tomlinson
2-4 December 1982
The Barretts of Wimpole Street is a 1930 play by Rudolf Besier, based on the romance between Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett and her father’s unwillingness to allow them to marry. It was first staged in August 1930 at the Malvern Festival in Malvern.