About the Show/Event
Information for Machinal at Almeida Theatre, West End (Play). Helen is choked by conformity - trapped by work, motherhood and an increasingly claustrophobic marriage. Ripped apart by the expectations of society and the demands of those closest to her, Helen just can t make the pieces of the puzzle fit. Something has to give...A powerful drama that shakes the very foundations of a woman's role in a male dominated American society. . Premiered 1928 (Broadway).
Author Sophie Treadwell. Producer Almeida Theatre. Director Natalie Abrahami. Design Miriam Buether. Sound Ben Ringham. Sound Max Ringham. Lighting Jack Knowles. Director Julia Horan (CDG - casting director). Director Joseph Winters (resident director).