Caryl Churchill's Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp. incl. Toby Jones & Deborah Findlay at Royal Court
THE ROYAL COURT THEATRE ANNOUNCES CAST FOR GLASS. KILL. BLUEBEARD. IMP., OUR NEW PLAYS WRITTEN BY CARYL CHURCHILL AND DIRECTED BY JAMES MACDONALD RUNNING IN THE ROYAL COURT JERWOOD THEATRE DOWNSTAIRS WEDNESDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2019 – SATURDAY 12 OCTOBER 2019.
Kwabena Ansah, Caelan Edie, Deborah Findlay, Louisa Harland, Toby Jones, Patrick McNamee, Tom Mothersdale, Rebekah Murrell, Sarah Niles, Leo Rait and Sule Rimi have been cast in the world premiere of Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp., four plays written by Caryl Churchill and directed by James Macdonald. With set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Nicky Gillibrand, lighting design by Jack Knowles and sound design by Christopher Shutt.
[From left to right, top row: Kwabena Ansah, Caelan Edie, Deborah Findlay, Louisa Harland; middle row: Toby Jones, Patrick McNamee, Tom Mothersdale, Rebekah Murrell; bottom row: Sarah Niles, Leo Rait, Sule Rimi]
The four plays will be performed back to back and will run in the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Downstairs, Wednesday 18 September 2019 – Saturday 12 October 2019, with press night on Wednesday 25 September 2019, 7pm.
“I can see her just. Most people can’t see her at all.”
A girl made of glass. Gods and murders. A serial killer’s friends. And a secret in a bottle. Four stories by Caryl Churchill.
Caryl Churchill’s most recent play Escaped Alone, opened at the Royal Court to critical acclaim and transferred to New York. Many of her plays which first premiered at the Royal Court are now considered modern classics including Top Girls, A Number and Far Away.
Director James Macdonald’s recent work for the Royal Court includes One For Sorrow, The Children (and New York), Escaped Alone (and New York), and The Wolf From The Door.
Other characters played by - Kwabena Ansah, Louisa Harland, Patrick McNamee
A girl made of glass - Rebekah Murrell
People - Caelan Edie/Leo Rait
Gods - Tom Mothersdale
Company - Deborah Findlay, Toby Jones, Sarah Niles, Sule Rimi
Dot - Deborah Findlay
Niamh - Louisa Harland
Jimmy - Toby Jones
Rob - Tom Mothersdale
Four plays written by Caryl Churchill
Directed by James Macdonald
Jerwood Theatre Downstairs, Royal Court Theatre, Sloane Square, SW1W 8AS
Wednesday 18 September 2019 – Saturday 12 October 2019
Monday – Saturday 7.30pm
Thursday & Saturday matinees 2.30pm from 26 September 2019
Captioned Performances Wednesday 2 & 9 October 2019
Audio Described Saturday 12 October 2019, 2.30pm with Touch Tour 1pm
Relaxed Environment Performance Saturday 5 October 2019, 2.30pm
Press Performance Wednesday 25 September 2019, 7pm.
Standard Tickets £12-£49 (Mondays all seats £12 available from 9am online on the day of performance)
First Look Tickets
Concessions* £5 off Band A - C seats for previews and matinees
Access £15 (plus a companion at the same rate)
*ID required. All discounts subject to availability.