, patriarch Helge Klingenfelt is celebrating his 60th birthday with his family at a magnificent old hotel in the Danish countryside. Gathered together are his loyal wife Elsa, his daughter Helene, and sons Christian and Michael. As the evening progresses, Christian feels compelled to break the silence surrounding a dark family secret. The effect is explosive and sets the tone for a celebration no-one will forget.Performers Jane Asher, Johnny Lee Miller, Tom Hardy, Lisa Palfrey, Michael Thomas, Sam Cox, Sam Beazley, Ruth Millar, Gary Oliver, Andrew Maud, Patrick Robinson, Robert Pugh, Claire Rushbrook.
Author Thomas Vinterberg. Author Mogens Rukov. Producer Almeida Theatre. Producer Marla Rubin. Adapted by David Eldridge. Director Rufus Norris. Design Ian MacNeil. Costume Joan Wadge. Lighting Jean Kalman. Sound Paul Arditti. Music Orlando Gough.