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National Theatre: Olivier

South Bank, London, SE1 9PX

Booking Number: 0207452 3000

Transport: Rail/Tube: Waterloo

Website: www.nationaltheatre.org.uk

Times: May 5, 11-13, 7pm, mats May 5, 12, 1pm, ends May 13

Price: Mon-Thu eves/mats £15-£86

Start Date: Fri 31st January 2020

End Date: Wed 13th May 2020


Friedrich Durrenmatt's visionary revenge story is transported into mid-20th-century America.

Jeremy Herrin directs Lesley Manville and Hugo Weaving as former lovers in Friedrich Durrenmatt's visionary revenge story, transported into mid-20th-century America by Tony Kushner.

Claire Zachanassian returns to her hometown of Slurry, New York after the post-war recession has bitten as the world's richest woman. Prosperity allows her to exact delicious revenge in Friedrich Durrenmatt's thriller, which is transported into mid-20th-century America by Tony Kushner. Hugo Weaving from The Matrix co-stars as Claire''s lover, directed by Jeremy Herrin.