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The Ferryman

The Ferryman


'Vanishing. It’s a powerful word, that. A powerful word.'

Rural Derry, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest.  A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.

'This family can take care of its own.'

Jez Butterworth returns to the Royal Court after The River and the multi-award winning Jerusalem with his new play The Ferryman. Director Sam Mendes makes his Royal Court debut.

Event details

Tue 20 Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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Captioned by Stagetext

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Venue details

Gielgud Theatre
Shaftesbury Avenue

Phone: 0344 482 5137

Email: access@delfontmackintosh.co.uk

Website: Gielgud Theatre

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