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Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Having first opened at the National in 1989, August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is revived at the theatre in 2016. One of the ten-play Pittsburgh Cycle by the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, the play is set in 1920s Chicago and is inspired by real-life Blues legend Ma Rainey, who uses every trick in the book to fight her producers for2016-02-14T00:00:00+00002016-05-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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PRICING£15-£55
DATES26th January to 18th May 2016
VENUENational Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre†
Having first opened at the National in 1989, August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is revived at the theatre in 2016. One of the ten-play Pittsburgh Cy...†More about this event
CleansedCleansedKatie Mitchell directs an unflinching staging of Sarah Kane's drama set in an uncompromising world in which language, human relationships and the body itself are pared away to bare bone. Contains graphic scenes of physical and sexual violence.2016-02-16T19:30:00+00002016-04-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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Evening At The Talk HouseEvening At The Talk HouseIan Rickson directs the world premiere staging of Wallace Shawn's drama chronicling a reunion at the almost legendary club, The Talk House, presided over by kindly hostess Nellie.2016-02-26T20:00:00+00002016-03-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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Katie Mitchell On CleansedKatie Mitchell On CleansedDan Rebellato talks to director Katie Mitchell about her new production of Sarah Kane's drama.2016-03-02T18:00:00+00002016-03-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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Sarah Kane Explored: Staging The Unstageable (Over 16s)Sarah Kane Explored: Staging The Unstageable (Over 16s)A day of talks, discussions and performed extracts to explore Kane's controversial work.2016-03-11T10:30:00+00002016-03-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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Sarah Kane Explored: Staging The Unstageable (Over 16s)
The SuicideThe SuicideThe Suicide Currently Writer in Residence at the National Theatre Studio, Suhayla El-Bushra takes The Suicide , Nikolai Erdman's satiric masterpiece, and launches it into contemporary urban Britain with a new adaptation. First performed in 1932, the play was deemed a danger to Communism and was quickly suppressed by Stalin. Now, the Russian classic is dras2016-04-06T00:00:00+01002016-05-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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event > Theatre > Adaptations
PRICING£15-£35
DATES6th April to 21st May 2016
VENUENational Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre†
Currently Writer in Residence at the National Theatre Studio, Suhayla El-Bushra takes The Suicide , Nikolai Erdman's satiric masterpiece, and launches it i...†More about this event
The FlickThe FlickSam Gold directs Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize-winning comic play in which three underpaid employees of a run-down movie theatre in Massachusetts attend one of the last 35-millimetre film projected screenings and reflect on authenticity in a fast-changing world.2016-04-13T19:00:00+01002016-05-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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