About the Show/Event
Information for The House of Shades at Almeida Theatre, West End (Play). Nothing cuts into us like the family knife. The Webster House. 1965. 1979. 1985. 1990. 2016. Death silences no one, least of all the dead. Inside their home, set against the ever-changing industrial landscape of working-class Britain, some chase dreams of a brighter future and others are haunted by the nightmares of the past. World Premiere.
Author Beth Steel. Producer Almeida Theatre. Director Blanche McIntyre. Design Anna Fleischle.