Now eighty years old, Andre was once a tap dancer. He lives with his daughter Anne and her husband Antoine. Or was he an engineer whose daughter Anne lives in... Read More
Now eighty years old, Andre was once a tap dancer. He lives with his daughter Anne and her husband Antoine. Or was he an engineer whose daughter Anne lives in London with her new lover, Pierre? The thing is, he is still wearing his pyjamas and he can’t find his watch. He is starting to wonder if he’s losing control…
The Father is the winner of France's highest theatrical honour, the 2014 Moliere Award for Best Play, and Christopher Hampton's crisp and witty translation, has dazzled audiences and critics alike. It has received an unprecedented ten five star reviews from major national newspaper critics.
2016 Best Actor Olivier Award winner Kenneth Cranham reprises his indelible performance for this tour, direct from the West End.
Cast: Kenneth Cranham, Amanda Drew, Rebecca Charles, Brian Doherty, Daniel Flynn and Jade Williams.
Evening Standard *****
‘My play – and production – of the year. Devastating drama’
Mail on Sunday *****
‘The Father is a revelation, as sharp and surprising a play as you’ll see all year’
‘A marvel…an unqualified triumph’
Daily Telegraph *****
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