American actress Marcy Lafferty will perform her acclaimed solo show about Vivien Leigh at Jermyn Street Theatre from Aug. 28. Tickets are now available for the show entitled Vivien Leigh -The Last Press Conference. The play follows the triumphs and tragedies of the late stage and screen star who was also married to Laurence Olivier. Anecdotes from theatre icons, romantic stories and Leigh's own words are combined within the drama.
A veteran now of over 60 plays worldwide, Marcy Lafferty was most recently seen as Portia in The Author's Voice at Hollywood's Stella Adler Theatre. Other theatre highlights include Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Simon Gray's Otherwise Engaged. Her numerous film credits contain Star Trek - The Movie, Airplane II and The Day Time Ended.
The production is directed by John Edward Blankenchip.