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Meet Me At Dawn

Closed 9 Nov 2019

Arcola Theatre

When a boat trip goes horribly wrong, Helen and her girlfriend Robyn find themselves stranded on an island in the middle of the sea. As the night draws in, it becomes clear that the island is not as it first appears. And neither are Helen and Robyn.
Meet Me At Dawn at Arcola Theatre

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Show details

Synopsis


Multi-award winning writer Zinnie Harris draws on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice in this gripping tale of devotion and loss.


"I was near to death but I got this incredible surge, this superhuman surge, and I swam. I swam.”


When a boat trip goes horribly wrong, Helen and her girlfriend Robyn find themselves stranded on an island in the middle of the sea.


As the night draws in, it becomes clear that the island is not as it first appears. And neither are Helen and Robyn.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: Not available


Meet Me At Dawn comes to London for the first time in a new production by Murat Daltaban, whose staging of Zinnie Harris' Rhinoceros (after Ionesco) at the Edinburgh Lyceum won widespread acclaim in 2017.


Zinnie Harris' plays include How To Hold Your Breath (Royal Court), Further than the Furthest Thing (National Theatre / Tron Theatre) and This Restless House (National Theatre of Scotland / Edinburgh International Festival / Citizens Theatre).


Note: the video trailer contains flashing images.


Trailer



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Theatre


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Postal address:
24 Ashwin Street
Dalston
London E8 3DL

Box office tel: 020 7503 1646

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Wednesday 9 October 2019

Press night:Wednesday 16 October 2019

Closes:Saturday 9 November 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm (7pm 16 Oct)

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
Saturday - 2-30pm (6 Nov)

Running time: To be confirmed

Tickets


Previews:

Best £22


Standard £19


Value £12


Standard:

Best £27


Standard £24


Value £15


Restricted £10


Concessions:

Students / 26 and under - Value seats at £10 or 20% off Standard seats with Young Arcola.


65 and over - 20% off Standard and Value seats.


People in receipt of disability benefits - free companion with full-price Standard seat or 20% off Best, Standard and Value seats.


People in receipt of unemployment benefits - Value seats at £10 or 20% off Standard seats.


Theatre union members - 10% off Standard and Value seats


Access information


Relaxed performance: Saturday 2 November at 2.30pm

Creatives


Author: Zinnie Harris
Director: Murat Daltaban
Designer: Murat Daltaban
Lighting: Cem Yilmazer
Sound: Oguz Kaplangi
Production: Arcola Theatre in association with DOT Theatre

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