The Father Tickets
The most acclaimed new play of the decade, The Father, transfers to Duke of Yorks
Now eighty years old, Andre was once a tap dancer. He lives with his daughter Anne and her husband Antoine. Or was he an engineer whose daughter Anne lives in London with her new lover, Pierre? The thing is, he is still wearing his pyjamas and he can't find his watch. He is starting to wonder if he's losing control...
The Father is the winner of France's highest theatrical honour, the 2014 Moliere Award for Best Play, and in Christopher Hampton's crisp and witty translation, has dazzled audiences and critics alike at the Theatre Royal Bath and the Tricycle Theatre. It has received an unprecedented eight five star reviews from major national newspaper critics.
WINNER! Critics Circle Theatre Awards, Best Actor - Kenneth Cranham reprises his unforgettable performance for thirty eight performances only. Amanda Drew plays the Daughter.
★★★★★ "My play – and production - of the year. Devastating drama" - Mail on Sunday
★★★★★ "The Father is a revelation, as sharp and surprising a play as you'll see all year" - Times
★★★★★ "The acting is masterly" - Daily Mail
★★★★★ ‘Stunning…quietly devastating’ Evening Standard
Book now for The Father at the Duke of Yorks Theatre
Running time95 minutes, no interval. Monday to Saturday 7.30pm, Thursday and Saturday 2.30pm
Performance dates24 February to 26 March 2016
Up to 40% off Price band A and B. Price Band reduced to £32.50 and Band B reduced to £25. Valid all performances.
Press Night 1st March.