A Royal Exchange Theatre and Bristol Old Vic co-production
Lopakhin, wants to rescue Ranyevskaya. The hard-working son of one of her family’s serfs, his new-found wealth can offer shelter and security to the woman he has loved since boyhood, but it will come at a high price.
Directed by Michael Boyd, former artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Chekhov’s final masterpiece is full of wild humour and piercing sadness in this fresh, funny and honest new translation by award-winning playwright Rory Mullarkey, (Cannibals Royal Exchange Theatre, Saint George and the Dragon, National Theatre)
Kirsty Bushell (King Lear, Chichester Festival Theatre; Antigone, Barbican) and Jude Owusu (A Tale of Two Cities, Regent’s Park; Julius Caesar, RSC) lead the ensemble in this vivid new production.
VENUE: The Theatre
PERFORMANCE DATES: Thursday 19 April - Saturday 19 May 2018
PERFORMANCE TIMES: Matinees, 2.30pm / Evenings, 7.30pm
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TICKET INFORMATION: Standard Tickets from £17.00
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DIRECTOR Michael Boyd
DESIGNER Tom Piper
Pre-show introduction to the play, led from the stage and featuring company members.
Thursday 3 May, 10.30am - 12 noon. Tickets £6
Join the cast of THE CHERRY ORCHARD in a Q&A
Friday 11 May, 12.30pm - 1.30pm
Tickets £5 - for members only
After Tuesday 15 May, following 7.30pm show.
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AUDIO-DESCRIBED PERFORMANCE: Saturday 12 May, 2.30pm BOOK TICKETS
BSL PERFORMANCE: Thursday 10 May, 7.30pm BOOK TICKETS
CAPTIONED PERFORMANCE: Tuesday 8 May, 7.30pm BOOK TICKETS
RELAXED PERFORMANCE: Wednesday 9 May, 2.30pm BOOK TICKETS
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