Father Hen theatre company are coming to Braintree with their hit show, Molly Sweeney.

The poignant drama tells the story of a woman who has been blind for as long as she can remember and is given the opportunity to have her sight restored.

Vicki Weitz plays the lead with Paul T Davies and Martyn Hall playing Molly’s ebullient husband Frank and a famous international eye surgeon who has lost his way in life, drinking too much and dreaming of a new beginning.

They will be joined by Dead Rat Orchestra’s Daniel Merrill on the violin.

See the show at The College at Braintree in Church Lane on September 19 at 7.30pm.

Tickets £8 (£6 concs) from colchester.ac uk/creativeartslive or 01206 712999.