A Royal Exchange Theatre and Bristol Old Vic co-production
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The tide of change is coming. Madam Ranyevskaya's world of privilege and pleasure is beginning to show cracks, but she and her family live on in denial.
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.
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 fresh, funny and honest translation by award-winning playwright Rory Mullarkey, (Cannibals Royal Exchange Theatre, Saint George and the Dragon, National Theatre).
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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SEASON TICKETS: Part of the Season Ticket Package
BOOK TICKETS: Book online or via the Box Office on 0161 833 9833.
RUNNING TIME: 2 hours 30 minutes, including a 20 minute interval
DIRECTOR Michael Boyd
DESIGNER Tom Piper
MOVEMENT DIRECTOR Liz Ranken
Theatre Club is like an informal, friendly book club, but for plays.
Saturday 28 April, 5.00pm - 6.30pm in The Front Room
Tickets are free but must be booked via Box Office - 0161 833 9833 / online
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.
No need to book tickets for the discussion.
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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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Lyubov Andreyevna Ranyevskaya
Leonid Andreyevich Gayev
Boris Borisovich Simeyonov-Pischik
Semyon Panteleyevich Yepikhodov
Pyotr Sergeyevich Trofimov
Yermolai Alekseyevich Lopakhin