‘It’s not a game for gentlemen we’re playing, Political and civilized. This is Historic’
It is 2024 and as America goes to the polls, democracy itself is on the brink. Who takes the White House and at what cost?
The team behind the multi award-winning King Charles III reunite as Rupert Goold directs the world premiere of Mike Bartlett’s viciously funny The 47th, a chaotic glimpse into the underbelly of the greatest political show on earth the next presidential race. With Bertie Carvel as Donald Trump, Tamara Tunie as Kamala Harris and Lydia Wilson as Ivanka Trump.
Now taking bookings for performances up until Sat 28th May 2022.
Show times for each day are below.
Bus routes: (Waterloo Road) 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 521, X68; (Mepham Street) 211, 243, 507
Night buses: (Waterloo Road) 139, 176, 188, N1, N68, N171; (Mepham Street) 243
Nearest rail: Waterloo
Tube lines: Waterloo & City, Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee
Nearest tube: Waterloo
Directions from Waterloo :
(7mins) Take Mepham Street (100 metres) down to Waterloo Road. Turn right on Waterloo Road, but keep left as the theatre is 100 metres further along on the opposite corner.
Car park: Waterloo Station (4mins)
In congestion zone?: Yes
Infrared hearing loop
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The Old Vic, London