Dying For It

4 star rating

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Hallway-dwelling Semyon is unemployed and disheartened with life. When his last hope at turning his life around disappears he decides to commit suicide, only to find that a number of people would like him to die on their behalf.
Dying For It at The Courtyard

Image: The Courtyard


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: The Courtyard
Started: Tuesday 17 July 2018
Closed: Saturday 21 July 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Synopsis


Hallway-dwelling Semyon is unemployed and disheartened with life.


When his last hope at turning his life around disappears he decides to commit suicide, only to find that a number of people would like him to die on their behalf.


On the night of the deed, a party grows towards a glorious climax.


Moira Buffini has freely adapted Nikolai Erdman's The Suicide, which was banned by Stalin before a single performance, to create Dying For It.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
40 Pitfield Street
London N1 6EU

Box office tel: 0844 477 1000

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Location map for The Courtyard

Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 17 July 2018

Closes:Saturday 21 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑00pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑00pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑00pm

Friday ‑ 7‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑00pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£10

Cast


Lizi Carey - Aristarkh

Clara Casamayor - Margarita

Shaine Marie Davis - Serafima

Delia Fiordilino - Father Yelpidy

Kat Kitchener - Masha

John Lutula - Alexander

Thomas Michael-Williams - Viktor

Layla Morrell - Semyon

Roisin Owens - Kiki

Simon Palmer - Yegor

Samuel Ferman - Stepan

Andrew Beswick - Oleg


Creatives


Author: Adapted by Moira Buffini from Nikolai Erdman's The Suicide
Director: Dickon Tyrrell
Designer: Emma Tanner

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