The Ferryman Tickets
Following unanimous critical acclaim and widespread demand for tickets, Jez Butterworth’s epic new play The Ferryman is booking to 19 May 2018 at the Gielgud Theatre. Directed by Sam Mendes, the play premiered at the Royal Court, becoming the fastest-selling show in the theatre’s history.
Northern Ireland, 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.
Please note: evening performances start at 7pm
Sat 16th December 2017
Sat 19th May 2018
Min price: £20.00
Max price: £132.00
What the Press Say
Butterworth has done it again. Miss this and youâve missed a marvel
- The Telegraph
Butterworth and Mendes deliver a shattering tale of passion and violence. All the performances are invested with the same intense detail.
- The Guardian
A shattering feast of intricate storytelling
- Evening Standard
Directed with detailed humane mastery by Sam Mendes. It has the feel of an unearthed, instant classic
- The Independent
Play of the year
- Time Out
Gielgud Theatre Information
Address: Gielgud Theatre, 35-37 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 6AR
Nearest tube: Piccadilly Circus
Tube lines: Bakerloo, Piccadilly
Directions from Piccadilly Circus :
(3mins) Take Shaftesbury Avenue along the side where the famous illuminated signs are. The theatre will be on your left about 100 metres along.
Nearest rail: Charing Cross
Bus routes: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 12, 14, 19, 38; (Regent Street) 6, 13, 15, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453
Night buses: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, N19, N38; (Regent Street) 6, 12, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453, N3, N13, N15, N109, N18, N136
Parking: Brewer Street (3mins)
In congestion zone?: Yes
Please note: The location shown on the map is an approximate location of the theatre. In the majority of cases the theatre will be marked on the map so please make sure you locate the exact location yourself. If the theatre is not shown on the map please make sure you locate the correct road name and take account of the directions.