Top Girls


Marlene is the first woman to head the Top Girls employment agency. But she has no plans to stop there. With Maggie in at Number 10 and a spirit of optimism consuming the country, Marlene knows that the future belongs to women like her.
Top Girls at National Theatre

Photography: Rosaline Shahnavaz


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: National Theatre
Started: Tuesday 26 March 2019
Closed: Saturday 20 July 2019
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


For the first time, the National Theatre stages Caryl Churchill's wildly innovative play about a country divided by its own ambitions.


Churchill's work includes Far Away, A Number and Escaped Alone.

Lyndsey Turner (Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, Chimerica) directs.


Synopsis


Now hiring: top girls wanted for prestige positions.


Must be self-motivated go-getters with an appetite for success.


No timewasters.


Marlene is the first woman to head the Top Girls employment agency.


But she has no plans to stop there.


With Maggie in at Number 10 and a spirit of optimism consuming the country, Marlene knows that the future belongs to women like her.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
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Box office tel: 020 7452 3000

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 26 March 2019

Press night:Wednesday 3 April 2019

Closes:Saturday 20 July 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:
Various ‑ check schedule for details.

Matinee:
Various - check schedule for details.

Tickets


Standard:
From £58

Cast


Lucy Black

Jessica Brindle

Lucy Ellinson

Amanda Hadingue

Angie - Liv Hill

Ebony Jonelle

Marlene - Katherine Kingsley

Lady Nijo - Wendy Kweh

Pope Joan - Amanda Lawrence

Charlotte Lucas

Dull Gret - Ashley McGuire

Kit - Ashna Rabheru

Roisin Rae

Isabella Bird - Siobhan Redmond

Nadia Williams

Naomi Yang


Creatives


Author: Caryl Churchill
Director: Lyndsey Turner
Set designer: Ian MacNeil
Costume designer: Merle Hensel
Lighting: Jack Knowles
Sound: Christopher Shutt

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