Tickets on sale for Florian Zeller's The Son


London theatre news: Wednesday 8 May 2019


Drama - London West End - Shows

Direct from a sold-out season at Kiln Theatre the five star, hit play, The Son, transfers to the Duke of York's theatre for ten weeks only from 24 August.
The Son at the Duke of York's Theatre

Image courtesy Duke of York's Theatre


Transferring to the West End after a sold-out season at the Kiln Theatre, Florian Zeller's play The Son will play a ten week season at the Duke of York's theatre from 24 August to 2 November 2019.


Tickets are now on sale from £20 here.


Internationally acclaimed playwright Florian Zeller has been described by The Guardian as 'the most exciting playwright of our time'.


Translated by Christopher Hampton, The Son is directed by the award-winning Michael Longhurst and forms the final part of the critically acclaimed trilogy with the playwright's other plays The Father and The Mother.


Show listing information


Synopsis


I'm telling you.


I don't understand what's happening to me.


Nicolas is going through a difficult phase after his parents' divorce.


He's listless, skipping school, lying and thinks that moving in with his father and his new family may help.


A fresh start.


When he doesn't settle there either, he decides that going back to his mother's may be the answer.


When change feels like the only way to survive, what will he do when the options begin to run out?


Cast


Amanda Abbington - Anne

Laurie Kynaston - Nicolas

John Light - Pierre

Amaka Okafor - Sofia


Creatives


Author: Florian Zeller, translated by Christopher Hampton
Composer: Isobel Waller-Bridge
Director: Michael Longhurst
Designer: Lizzie Clachan
Lighting: Lee Curran
Sound: Isobel Waller-Bridge
Production: Kiln Theatre

Venue


Duke of York's Theatre
St Martin's Lane
London
WC2N 4BG

Dates


From: Saturday 24 August 2019

Closed: Saturday 2 November 2019

Tickets


Standard: From £18


Links


Show website
ActDrop full listing for The Son

About London theatre news from ActDrop


We cover all kinds of news stories about theatre in the London area including items about West End, Fringe, Off West End and other venues, as well as new shows coming to the capital, theatre events like scratch nights, theatre festivals and other interesting theatre news that can't be so easily classified!


We'd love to hear from you if you have a news story we can share with theatre-goers.


Just use this form to contact us.


If you are a producer, PR agent or a representative of a theatre company, we have a special page just for you.


And thanks for visiting ActDrop!


ActDrop recommends ...


Buy tickets for The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre