Teenage Dick


As winter formal gives way to glorious spring fling, Richard - the class loser - lusts for power at Roseland High. After years of torment due to his hemiplegia, Richard plots the ultimate rise in power: to become president of his senior class.
Teenage Dick at The Donmar Warehouse

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: The Donmar Warehouse
Starts: Friday 6 December 2019
Closes: Saturday 1 February 2020
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


Mike Lew's darkly comic take on Shakespeare's Richard III has its UK debut.


Donmar Artistic Director Michael Longhurst directs a cast including Daniel Monks as Richard.


Synopsis


As winter formal gives way to glorious spring fling, Richard - the class loser - lusts for power at Roseland High.


After years of torment due to his hemiplegia, Richard plots the ultimate rise in power: to become president of his senior class.


But like all teenagers, and all despots, he is faced with the hardest question of all: is it better to be loved, or feared?


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Dates


Previews from:Friday 6 December 2019

Closes:Saturday 1 February 2020

Performance days & times


Evening:
To be advised

Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
TBA

Cast


Daniel Monks (Richard)

Susan Wokoma (Elizabeth York)

Callum Adams (Eddie Ivy)

Alice Hewkin (Clarissa Duke)

Siena Kelly (Anne Margaret)

Ruth Madeley (Barbara "Buck" Buckingham)*

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Creatives


Author: Mike Lew
Director: Michael Longhurst
Designer: Chloe Lamford
Lighting: SinĂ©ad McKenna

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