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Thursday 27 Saturday 29 April 2017

Earthquakes in London

By Mike Bartlett
Directed by Sebastian Harcombe

Earthquakes in London is a fast and furious metropolitan crash of people, scenes and decades, as three sisters attempt to navigate their dislocated lives and loves, while their dysfunctional father, a brilliant scientist, predicts global catastrophe.

Mike Bartlett’s contemporary and direct dialogue combines a strong sense of humanity with epic ambition, as well as finely aimed shafts of political comment embedded effortlessly into every scene.

‘The theatrical equivalent of a thrilling roller coaster ride. It swoops and twists, rushes and soars, and provides a great shot of adrenalin-fuelled excitement’ — The Telegraph

Cast

Sarah – Lucy Padwick
Colin – Callum James
Freya – Tayla Kenyon
Steve – Daniel Waterhouse
Jasmine – Xiaolai Chen
Tom – Nathan Carter-Dale
Robert – Louie Threlfall
Daniella / Mrs Andrews / Supermarket Worker / Maryna / Mother – Elaine McNicol
Peter / Emily – Brogan Bailey
Grace / Casey / Old Woman / Receptionist / Liberty / Mother – Cynthia Udom
John Carter Junior / John Carter Senior / Dr Tim / Beggar / Barman 1 – Dylan Campbell
Simon / Businessman / Polar Bear / Jogger / Police Officer / Barman 2 – Ali Gadema

Designer: Olivia Du Monceau