The Red


Benedict's dad loved wine. He loved collecting it, drinking it and sharing it with friends and family was an act of love. Benedict was a teenage alcoholic.
The Red at the Omnibus Theatre

Image courtesy Omnibus Theatre


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Omnibus Theatre
Started: Monday 22 July 2019
Closed: Friday 26 July 2019
Running time:1 hr 00 mins
Age suitability: 16+

Background


Originally commissioned for BBC Radio 4, Marcus Brigstocke writes and directs this bittersweet drama of family and addiction, based on his own recovery.


BBC Audio Drama Award winner 2018 for Best Single Drama.


Synopsis


Benedict's dad loved wine.


He loved collecting it, drinking it and sharing it with friends and family was an act of love.


Benedict was a teenage alcoholic.


He's been sober now for 25 years.


On the day of his father's funeral, Benedict receives an unsettling final bequest: a bottle of exceptionally fine red wine.


Will he drink one final toast to his father?


Social media & info


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Theatre


Name:
Omnibus Theatre


Postal address:
1 Clapham Common Northside
London SW4 0QW

Box office tel: 020 7498 4699

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Monday 22 July 2019

Closes:Friday 26 July 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 9‑00pm

Friday ‑ 9‑00pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£9

Concessions:
£7

Access information


All performance spaces and facilities are fully wheelchair‑accessible.

Creatives


Author: Marcus Brigstocke
Director: Marcus Brigstocke
Production: Corduroy Productions and Something For The Weekend

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