The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie


At Marcia Blaine School for Girls, Miss Jean Brodie presides over her 'set', her chosen few. In return for their absolute devotion, Miss Brodie will provide an education far beyond the confines of the curriculum.
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie at The Donmar Warehouse

Image: The Donmar Warehouse


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: The Donmar Warehouse
Started: Monday 4 June 2018
Closed: Saturday 28 July 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


In the 100th anniversary year of Muriel Spark's birth, her iconic novel receives an arresting new stage adaptation by David Harrower, with Lia Williams in the title role.


Polly Findlay returns to the Donmar to direct, following her acclaimed production of Limehouse.


Open Workshops on The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie on:


Wednesday 18 July 2018, 5.00pm-7.00pm

Saturday 21 July 2018, 10.30am-12.30pm


Booking:


Priority booking opens on 26 March, with tickets on general sale from 10am on Wednesday 4 April.


Tickets for access performances available from 10am on Friday 6 April.


Synopsis


At Marcia Blaine School for Girls, Miss Jean Brodie presides over her 'set', her chosen few.


In return for their absolute devotion, Miss Brodie will provide an education far beyond the confines of the curriculum.


Great teachers leave a mark.


Miss Jean Brodie's will never be erased.


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Dates


Previews from:Monday 4 June 2018

Closes:Saturday 28 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Thursday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Tickets


Previews:
£17.50 to £37.50

Standard:
£10 to £40

Concessions:

For over 60s: £40 reduced to £32.50 and £30 reduced to £25 (matinees only)

Disabled customers: £20


Access information


Captioned performance: Monday 16 July 2018, 7.30pm

Audio‑described performance: Saturday 21 July 2018, 2.30pm (touch tour 1.00pm).


Note there will be no step‑free access to some seats in the stalls.


Cast


Nicola Coughlan (Joyce-Emily)

Emma Hindle (Mary)

Rona Morison (Sandy)

Grace Saif (Monica)

Sylvestra Le Touzel (Miss Mackay)

Lia Williams (Jean Brodie)

Helena Wilson (Jenny)

Angus Wright (Gordon Lowther)

Kit Young (The Journalist)


Creatives


Author: David Harrower adapted from the novel by Muriel Spark
Composer: Marc Tritschler
Director: Polly Findlay
Designer: Lizzie Clachan
Lighting: Charles Balfour
Sound: Paul Arditti
Movement: Naomi Said

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