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In the role of Rebus the cast is led by Ron Donachie, best known for playing DI John Rebus in the BBC Radio dramatisations of the Ian Rankin Rebus novels and for his role of Ser Roderick Cassel in the hit TV series Game of Thrones.
The cast also includes Golden Globe and BAFTA nominated actress Cathy Tyson who starred opposite Bob Hoskins in the iconic film Mona Lisa and appeared in the hit TV series Band of Gold as Siobhan Clarke and theatre and TV stalwart John Stahl, best known for playing Richard Karstark in Game of Thrones, as Big Ger Cafferty.
Detective Inspector John Rebus is retired but the shadows of his former life still follow him through the streets of Edinburgh.
Whisky helped but now he's denying himself that pleasure.
But when the daughter of a murder victim appears outside his flat, he's back on the case and off the wagon ...
Ian Rankin's Rebus novels have dominated the detective fiction market with the ensuing television and radio series ensuring the detective's legendary status.
Now, alongside award-winning playwright Rona Munro, Ian Rankin is bringing his beloved creation to the stage for the very first time.
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Kingston KT1 1HL
Performance days & times
Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm
Friday ‑ 7‑30pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday - 2-30pm
Saturday - 2-30pm
Author: Ian Rankin, adapted by Rona Munro
Director: Robin Lefevre
Production: Daniel Schumann, Lee Dean and Cambridge Arts Theatre in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre