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John Gabriel Borkman

11 Feb to 17 Apr 2021

The Bridge Theatre

John Gabriel Borkman, once an illustrious entrepreneur, has been brought low by a prison sentence for fraud. As he paces alone in an upstairs room, bankrupt and disgraced, he is obsessed by dreams of his comeback.
John Gabriel Borkman at The Bridge Theatre

Image: The Bridge Theatre

Show details

Synopsis


John Gabriel Borkman, once an illustrious entrepreneur, has been brought low by a prison sentence for fraud.


As he paces alone in an upstairs room, bankrupt and disgraced, he is obsessed by dreams of his comeback.


Downstairs, his estranged wife plots the restoration of the family name.


When her sister arrives unannounced, she triggers a desperate showdown with the past.


Simon Russell Beale plays Borkman in Ibsen's towering masterpiece.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: Not available


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Theatre


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Postal address:
One Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge Road
London SE1 2AA

Box office tel: 0843 208 1846

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 11 February 2021

Press night:Thursday 18 February 2021

Closes:Saturday 17 April 2021

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm (7pm on 18 Feb)

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Running time: To be confirmed

Tickets


Standard:
£72.50, £57.50, £39.50, £25, £15

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Access information


Audio Described: Saturday 27 March, 2.30pm

Captioned: Wednesday 7 April, 7.30pm


Cast


Simon Russell Beale

Creatives


Author: Henrik Ibsen, adapted by Lucinda Coxon
Director: Nicholas Hytner
Designer: Vicki Mortimer

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