Free Solo


John Robinson was a world-renowned free solo climber. Until he fell to his death at the age of 43. Eleven years later, his daughter Hazel discovers his old climbing journal.
Free Solo

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Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Drayton Arms Theatre
Started: Tuesday 17 April 2018
Closed: Saturday 5 May 2018
Running time:1 hr 10 mins
Age suitability: 12+

Background


Free Solo was initially developed as part of the MA Musical Theatre at Goldsmiths, University of London.

Synopsis


John Robinson was a world-renowned free solo climber.


Until he fell to his death at the age of 43.


Eleven years later, his daughter Hazel discovers his old climbing journal.


She dives back into her childhood with her fearless, daredevil dad, desperate to answer one burning question: Who was her father?


Featuring an uplifting original score with everything from folk to 90s cartoon theme songs, Free Solo is a powerful new musical about overcoming fear and what it means to belong to a family.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
153 Old Brompton Road
London SW5 0LJ

Box office tel: 020 7835 2301

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 17 April 2018

Press night:Wednesday 18 April 2018

Closes:Saturday 5 May 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£12

Concessions:
£10

Cast


Cecily Redman as Hazel Robinson

Simone Leonardi as John Robinson

Esther Shanson as Jess Robinson


Creatives


Author: Jack Godfrey and Celine Snippe
Director: Nick Leos
Set designer: Sylvia Spyratou
Lighting: Laura Arroyo-Rocha
Sound: Billy Godfrey
Production: Alice Greening

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