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Competition: Win tickets to see Jeannie at the Finborough Theatre, London

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The first professional production in 80 years

“What’s the use of romance if there’s no truth in it?”

It is 1936 in a “wee one-eyed” town in Scotland. Jeannie is a drudge for her mean controlling father, but dreams of a different life. When she receives a large inheritance, she seizes the opportunity to finally escape to the glamour and sophistication of European travel.

During her stay in Vienna, she encounters Stanley, a washing machine inventor from Yorkshire, and then a real Viennese Count. But Jeannie is no pushover. She knows her own mind, she is a stickler for the truth, and she hates scroungers…

 A 1930s version of the Cinderella story from a rediscovered female playwright, Jeannie is a charming light romantic comedy, ideal for the Christmas season, and unseen in London since 1940.

To win tickets to see Jeannie at the Finborough Theatre, London, go to thestage.co.uk/competitions and enter your details and put JEANNIE in the code box. Entries close at midnight on December 5.

Terms and conditions: Subject to availability. Prize is as stated and cannot be transferred or exchanged. By entering the competition you agree to your contact details being passed securely to a third party who will only use them for the purpose of this competition.

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