A Number

A Number in person lead artwork

Tickets: PwC £10 Previews, £20, £30, £40, £55, £65

Premium and VIP tickets also available

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Suitable for ages 14+
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Audio described performance: Fri 18 Feb 2022 (Touch Tour time TBC)
Captioned performance: Mon 21 Feb 2022

Cast

  • Paapa Essiedu

    Michael Black/Bernard 1/Bernard 2

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    Paapa Essiedu

    Paapa Essiedu is a BAFTA nominated actor, who’s work spans stage and screen. Theatre includes: Pass Over (Kiln); Hamlet (RSC); King Lear (National Theatre); Black Jesus (Finborough). Television includes: I May Destroy You, Gangs of London, Press, Kiri. Upcoming television includes: Extinction, Anne Boleyn.

  • Lennie James

    Salter

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    Lennie James

    Theatre includes: Etta JenksFallout (Royal Court); Ma Rainey’s Black BottomThe Coup (National Theatre); A Raisin in the Sun (Young Vic); Macbeth (Kiln). Film includes: SnatchSahara24-Hour Party PeopleOutlawThe Next Three DaysColombianaLockoutWestern, Get On Up, Double Play, Blade Runner 2049. Television includes: Civvies and ComicsUndercover HeartOut Of The BlueBuriedRun, Line of DutyCriticalJerichoHung, Low Winter SunThe Walking Dead – OFTA Award for Best Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Fear The Walking DeadThe State Within, Spooks, FalloutThe Prisoner. James wrote and starred in Storm Damage and created, wrote and starred in Save Me and Save Me Too – RTS Awards for Best Writer for a Drama Series and Best Drama Series. 

Creative Team

  • Caryl Churchill

    Writer

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    Caryl Churchill

    Theatre includes: OwnersLight Shining in BuckinghamshireTrapsCloud NineTop GirlsFenSerious MoneyIce CreamMad ForestThe Skriker, Blue HeartThis is a ChairFar AwayA NumberA Dream PlayDrunk Enough To Say I Love You?, Seven Jewish ChildrenLove and Information, Here We GoPigs and DogsEscaped Alone, Glass.Kill.Bluebeard.Imp. Music theatre includes: Lives of the Great PoisonersHotel. Caryl has also written for radio and television. 

  • Lyndsey Turner

    Director

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    Lyndsey Turner

    Theatre includes: Top Girls, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire (National Theatre); Girls and Boys, Posh (Royal Court); Far AwayFaith Healer, Aristocrats, Philadelphia Here I Come! (Donmar); The TreatmentChimerica   (Almeida); Machinal (Broadway). Lyndsey Turner is an Associate Director of the National Theatre. 

Tickets: PwC £10 Previews, £20, £30, £40, £55, £65

Premium and VIP tickets also available

Find out more about concessions.

Suitable for ages 14+
Read trigger warnings here

Audio described performance: Fri 18 Feb 2022 (Touch Tour time TBC)
Captioned performance: Mon 21 Feb 2022

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