Image courtesy Bridge Theatre - Laura Linney photo by Jason Bell
Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout's best-selling short novel, a haunting dramatic monologue, captivated readers in 2016.
Lucy Barton will be played by three-time Academy Award and four-time Tony nominee Laura Linney, making her London debut.
Laura Linney photo by Jason Bell.
Unsteady after an operation, Lucy Barton wakes to find her mother sitting at the foot of her bed.
She hasn't seen her in years, and her visit brings back to Lucy her desperate rural childhood, and her escape to New York.
As she begins to find herself as a writer, she is still gripped by the urgent complexities of family life.
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Tower Bridge Road
London SE1 2AA
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑45pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑45pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑45pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑45pm
Friday ‑ 7‑45pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑45pm
Author: Elizabeth Strout, adapted by Rona Munro
Director: Richard Eyre
Designer: Bob Crowley
Lighting: Peter Mumford
Sound: John Leonard
Projections: Luke Halls