HAMPSTEAD DOWNSTAIRS PRESENTS
R AND D
By Simon Vinnicombe
Directed by Nadia Fall
Running time: 1 hour and 15 minutes with no interval
£5 - £12
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Apparently “April” is "non generational and neutral, but the presence of spring suggests hope and light and the possibility of a new beginning"
22 Sep - 22 Oct 2016
£5 - £12
Box Office: 020 7722 9301
David sets his brother Lewis up on a blind date with April. April is like no woman Lewis has ever met before. She is beautiful, kind and intelligent. In fact, she seems perfect, perhaps even too perfect to be real…
Simon Vinnicombe’s absorbing Hampstead debut asks what’s more powerful: science or the soul? And when it comes to our obsession with ‘research and development’, how far is too far in the search for ‘progress’?
Simon’s previous credits include Cradle Me and Year 10 (both Finborough), Wisdom (Manhattan Theatre Club) and A Night with the Apathists (Union Theatre).
Director Nadia Fall makes her Hampstead debut. Her previous credits include Our Country’s Good, Dara and Chewing Gum Dreams (all National Theatre) and Way Upstream (Chichester Festival Theatre).
We chat to Ellie Turner about Tess of the d'Urbervilles, playing the Artful Dodger and taking life advice from the Bard
Simon Vinnicombe introduces his absorbing Hampstead debut R and D
Full casting announced for Simon Vinnicombe's absorbing Hampstead debut
Simon Vinnicombe's R and D and Richard Bean's Kiss Me announced Downstairs
First five performances: All tickets £5
Full price: £12
Seniors: £10 (matinee only)
Under 30s and Students: £10
Groups: For every 9 tickets get the 10th free