‘Kit’s Theme’ from The Marlowe Papers…


‘Kit’s Theme’ for solo mandolin. From the original underscore of ‘The Marlowe Papers’ – a one man play by Ros Barber & Nicola Haydn.

1593. Christopher Marlowe, the most successful playwright in Elizabethan England, is stabbed through the eye aged 29. Except he isn’t. Because Marlowe is also a secret agent. Join him on his journey into exile as he recounts tales of beer-drinking, duels and spying that led to his losing lovers, friends and his very identity.

Adapted from the prize-winning novel by Ros Barber.

Starring Jamie Martin.

Directed by Nicola Haydn.

Featuring original music by James Fiddes Smith.

“Passionate and powerful … a masterclass” ***** (The Argus)