Dare To Do (The Bear Maxim)


Meet 'The Bear'. A wealthy trader, a family man, a success story. But his world is about to come crashing down when he loses his job, his wife, his self-respect.
Dare To Do (The Bear Maxim)

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: The Space
Started: Tuesday 29 May 2018
Closed: Saturday 9 June 2018
Running time:1 hr 35 mins
Age suitability: Not available

Background


Written by award winning playwright Mark Norolk, directed by Jeffrey Kissoon (The National / The Royal Shakespeare Company) and shortlisted for the Alfred Fagon Award, Dare To Do is the unmissable, untold story of the man who broke the city.


On Thursday the 31st of May a talkback will be held after the show with the man who inspired the whole play, Kweku Adoboli.


Synopsis


“Hey you down there!


Yes, you.


Look up here, take a look up at the King.


I could just crush you with this little finger, could squash you into the concrete, just like that"


Meet 'The Bear'.


A wealthy trader, a family man, a success story.


But his world is about to come crashing down when he loses his job, his wife, his self-respect.


But he has a plan, one that takes the tried and tested rules of the corporate finance world to the streets.


Inspired by the true story of the infamous city trader who ran up the biggest loss in British banking history Dare To Do delves into the world of finance and its relationship with the world, and the people it owns.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
269 Westferry Road
London E14 3RS

Box office tel: 0207 515 7799

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 29 May 2018

Press night:Wednesday 30 May 2018

Closes:Saturday 9 June 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£15

Concessions:
£8

Cast


Includes:

Jaye Ella-Ruth

Bruce Kitchener

Rachel Summers

Carol Morgan

Simon Blake


Creatives


Author: Mark Norfolk
Composer: Sebastian Russell
Director: Jeffrey Kissoon
Designer: Alfie Heywood
Lighting: Chuma Emombolu
Sound: Chuma Emombolu
Video designer: Chuma Emombolu
Production: Ka Zimba Theatre & The Space

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