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07 Oct 2019 - 23 Nov 2019

Vassa

By Maxim Gorky | adapted by Mike Bartlett

Directed By Tinuke Craig

 

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There are no miracles in this world. Only those we make for ourselves.

It’s 8am and a revolt is underway.

The father is dying. The son is spying. The wife is cheating. The uncle is stealing. The mother is scheming. The dynasty is crumbling. 

One house. One fortune. One victor. 

Tinuke Craig (Genesis Future Directors Award, Random/Generations) makes her Almeida debut with a new production of Maxim Gorky’s savagely funny play, adapted by multi award-winning playwright Mike Bartlett (Albion, King Charles III).

Dates & Tickets

Previews Mon 7 Oct – Mon 14 Oct
Press Night 7pm Tue 15 Oct 

Evenings 7.30pm
Wed matinees 2.30pm from 23 Oct
Sat matinees 2.30pm from 19 Oct

7 Oct – 14 Oct
£34, £29, £20, £10

16 Oct – 23 Nov
£42.50, £34, £20, £10

Almeida Rush
Almeida Rush allows audiences to book last minute tickets to popular Almeida shows each week. Tickets released Tuesday at 1pm. 

Talkback
Mon 4 Nov
Post-show talk with members of the Vassa company. Free to same-day ticket holders. 

Almeida Questions
Almeida Questions is an eclectic programme of pre-show discussions which consider some of the questions raised by the work on our stage. An invited panel of speakers discuss issue in response to Vassa. 

Captioned performance

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Thu 14 Nov 7.30pm

£5 Captioned tickets available to those aged 25 and under on sale soon 

Book by calling Box Office on 020 7359 4404.

Audio Described performance
by VocalEyes

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Sat 9 Nov 2.30pm
(Touch Tour 12.45pm) 

£5 Audio Described tickets available to those aged 25 and under on soon 

Book by calling Box Office on 020 7359 4404.

Islington First
Mon 7 Oct – Wed 16 Oct (except 15 Oct)
If you live or work in the Islington area you can book best available seats for £25 for the opening performances, subject to availability.

Enter the promo code ISFIRST at the top of the seating plan screen before selecting your seats. For applicable postcodes see here.

Concessions
Customers claiming Jobseekers Allowance and students can book second-price band tickets for £25 on Monday - Thursday evenings and Wednesday and Saturday matinees. Concessions tickets are also applicable for first-price band tickets on Wednesday and Saturday matinees*. 

Concessions tickets are subject to availability and not available in the final week of performances. For more information click here.

Over 65s
Customers who are 65 and over can book second-price-band tickets* for £25 on Monday - Thursday evenings & Wednesday & Saturday matinees. Over 65s tickets are also applicable for first-price band tickets on Wednesday and Saturday matinees. For more information click here.

Under 30s
Customers aged 30 or under can book second-price-band tickets for £15 on Monday - Thursday evenings & Wednesday & Saturday matinees*.

Access
Deaf and disabled patrons and a companion can buy tickets for £25 for all performances by calling the Box Office on 020 7359 4404. 

 *Concessions are subject to availability and proof of eligibility is required. Concessions in the final week of performances are only valid for Deaf and disabled bookings

25 and under
£5 tickets will be available to those age 25 and under for performances on Mon 7 Oct, Tue 8 Oct, Mon 14 Oct, Mon 21 Oct, Tue 22 Oct, Mon 28 Oct & Tue 29 Oct. Enter the promo code 25UNDER to access. Tickets go on sale Mon 16 Sep. 

Additional information

Running time TBC. Find out more about our running times here.

Read more about our production guidance and warnings or contact Box Office if you have specific concerns.

Cast & Creatives

by Maxim Gorky
adapted by Mike Bartlett
Direction Tinuke Craig
Design Fly Davis
Sound Emma Laxton
Light Joshua Pharo

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