BOOKING TO 6 JANUARY, 2018
£12 DAY SEATS FOR ALL PERFORMANCES – BOOK IN PERSON AT THE GIELGUD THEATRE FROM 10.30AM
Mon - Sat 7pm | Matinees Wed & Sat at 1.30pm
Following unanimous critical acclaim and widespread demand for tickets, Jez Butterworth’s epic new play The Ferryman is booking to 6 January 2018 at the Gielgud Theatre. Directed by Sam Mendes, the play premiered at the Royal Court, becoming the fastest-selling show in the theatre’s history.
Northern Ireland, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.
The animals which appear in this production are highly trained and experienced in being onstage and are expertly cared for by a team of certified trainers, who ensure their welfare is safeguarded at all times. The producers work with the trainers and veterinary specialists to ensure the highest standards of wellbeing for the animals, following animal charity guidelines.