Breach Theatre Company's

It's True, It's True, It's True

Breach Theatre Co.

Helena Lymbery

The Carne Studio Theatre

Monday 25 October at 7:45pm
Tuesday 26 October at 2:15pm
Wednesday 27 October at 7:45pm
Thursday 28 October at 2:15pm

About the show

In Italy, 1612, Agostino Tassi was brought to trial for the rape of painter Artemisia Gentileschi. 

Weaving together historical court transcripts and contemporary insight, It’s True, It’s True, It’s True delves into the seventeenth century trial that shocked Renaissance Rome. 

View the cast sheet

It’s True, It’s True, It’s True was created using a devising process with the Breach Theatre Company’s cast, as well as using surviving court transcripts from the 1612 trial of Agostino Tassi for the rape of baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi.

Helena trained as an actor at LAMDA. She has worked at theatres including the National Theatre, Royal Court, Bush Theatre, Royal Exchange, Traverse, Lyric Hammersmith, Barbican & Pentabus in the UK and in theatres in Berlin, New York, Vienna & Paris.

She has been part of the faculty as an acting tutor and director at LAMDA for the last 6 years.

Contains sexual violence, misogyny, strong language, scenes of a distressing nature, and flashing lights.

Inside the Rehearsal Room

Creative Team

Helena Lymbery

Cory Shipp

Movement Director
Micaela Miranda 

Music Director
Annabel Mutale Reed

Lighting Designer
Callum Watson

Sound Designer
Fintan Beirne

Intimacy Coach
Ruth Cooper-Brown 

Voice Coach
Francoise Walot 


Kira Guess

Shona Hart

Sera Mustafa

Ami Tredrea

Production Team

Production Manager
Emily Compton

Stage Manager
Sophia Markou

Deputy Stage Manager
Marie Zschommler

Chief LX
Sam Tate

Dep. Chief/Programmer
Daisy Simmons

Production Carpenter
Claudia Penna Rojas

Production Sound Engineer
Michael Fleming

Costume Supervisor
Olivia Weltz