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VenueLyttelton (National Theatre)
Other spaces: Lyttelton Loft
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From23rd May 2007
Opened30th May 2007
To18th August 2007
PricesFrom £10.00. To £39.50.
What is currently on at Lyttelton (National Theatre) (V374)


Sung at a funeral and a wedding today. The full gamut of the human experience from the ridiculous to the utterly pointless. A restless bunch of young radicals hang out, have sex, dance, drink, moan and philosophise at the home of a prosperous decorator. While Pyotr, a sometime student of law, falls for the lovely, loose-living lodger, his sister carps on about the tedium of life, lusts after Nil - who
Author Maxim Gorky
Adapted by Andrew Upton

Archive :: production:T01314219651, play:S962136300, venue:V374

Production details

Special Performances

  • 25 Jul 07 Open Captioned (STAGETEXT)
  • 17 Aug 07 Audio Described
  • 18 Aug 07 Audio Described


Producer National Theatre
Director Howard Davies
Design Bunny Christie
Lighting Neil Austin
Music Dominic Muldowney
Sound Christopher Shutt
Performer Rory Kinnear (Pyotr)
Performer Ruth Wilson (Tanya)
Performer Phil Davis (Vassilly)
Performer Conleth Hill (Teterev)
Performer Duncan Bell (Perchikin)
Performer Mark Bonnar (Nil)
Performer Jonathan Bryan (Shyshkin)
Performer Marcus Cunningham (Doctor)
Performer Susannah Fielding (Polya)
Performer Rendah Heywood (Tsvetaeva)
Performer Stephanie Jacob (Akulina)
Performer Maggie McCarthy (Stepanida)
Performer Justine Mitchell (Elena)
Performer Mike Aherne (Old Man)
Performer Danny Nutt (Ensemble)
Performer Charlotte Pyke (Ensemble)
Performer Julia West (Old Crone)

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