This new adaptation brings one of Dickens' most popular novels to the stage. Great Expectations recounts the adventures of Pip, an orphan whose dreams of becoming a gentleman come true, thanks to a mysterious benefactor. But what secret is his lawyer Jaggers harboring? What effect does mad Miss Havisham and her cold-hearted daughter have on Pip's fate? With action that flows from windswept marshes to gloomy mansions, from bustling London to the River Thames, there are surprises around every corner certain to delight the entire family.