The Duchess of Malfi Tickets
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
Eve Best in
THE DUCHESS OF MALFI
by John Webster
A bloody tale of love, corruption and revenge…
Eve Best returns to The Old Vic in March 2012 in John Webster’s great Jacobean tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi. This major new production will be directed by Jamie Lloyd.
Webster’s poetic masterpiece tells the dark and bloody story of the recently widowed Duchess. As jealousy, madness and bloodshed surround her, the Duchess retains her strength and dignity, even in the face of death.
Jamie Lloyd's credits include She Stoops to Conquer (National), Inadmissible Evidence, Passion and Piaf (Donmar), The Faith Machine and The Pride (Royal Court) and The Little Dog Laughed, Three Days of Rain and The Lover and The Collection in the West End.
Olivier Award winning actress Eve Best ’s credits include The Old Vic’s A Moon for the Misbegotten (The Drama Desk & Outer Critics’ Circle Awards for Best Actress). Much Ado About Nothing (The Globe). TV and Film credits include the Duchess of Windsor in the Oscar winning film, The King’s Speech and the hit American television drama Nurse Jackie.
Further casting to be announced.
Director - Jamie Lloyd
Designer - Soutra Gilmour
Lighting - James Farncombe
Music & Sound - Ben & Max Ringham
Running time2 Hour 45 Minutes
Performance dates17th March to 9th June. Monday to Saturday at 7:30pm. Wednesday and Saturday at 2:30pm
CAPTIONED PERFORMANCES Tuesday 15th May 2012 AUDIO DESCRIBED PERFORMANCES Tuesday 22nd May 2012
Please note there are no matinee performances on: Saturday 17th March, Wednesday 21st March or Wednesday 28th March.
TICKET DISCOUNT for DUCHESS OF MALFI: Top price seats with face value £49.50 reduced to £34.50 until 09 JUNE 2012
News / Videos
VIDEO: THE DUCHESS OF MALFI AT THE OLD VIC - PRESS NIGHT TRAILER
WATCH ALL THE ACTION FROM THE PRESS NIGHT OF THE DUCHESS OF MALFI AT THE OLD VIC THEATRE. RUNNING UNTIL 9TH JUNE, 2012.
13 Apr, 2012 | By London Theatre Direct
LINDA MARLOWE AND JASPER BRITTON STAR IN RARELY PERFORMED MODERN CLASSIC MOTHER ADAM
Continuing Jermyn Street Theatre’s burgeoning reputation for rediscovering and staging high quality revivals of lost work featuring some of the most respected performers in British theatre , this Spring sees a rare production of Charles Dyer’s modern masterpiece Mother Adam starring Linda Marlowe and Jasper Britton.
11 Apr, 2012 | By London Theatre Direct
EVE BEST RETURNS TO WEST END IN THE DUCHESS OF MALFI
Currently a hit on the other side of the pond in US dark comedy tv show Nurse Jackie, Eve Best is back treading the boards next year at The Old Vic Theatre in the John Webster play The Duchess of Malfi. The production previews from 17th March with Press Night on 28th March and will run until 8th June.
8 Dec, 2011 | By London Theatre Direct