Howard Brenton’s new play tells the astonishing story of August Strindberg’s ‘Inferno’ period. For four years in fin-de-siècle Paris, Europe’s most famous playwright vanished. Most people thought he had gone insane. When he reappeared, his new plays changed theatre forever.
Starring: Jasper Britton, Gala Gordon, Susannah Harker, Laura Morgan.
4 times Offie-Nominated, including Best Director and Best Male Performance.
“It is altogether a great treat … Fabulous.” Libby Purves
“A cracking new play … Jasper Britton’s superlative performance.” The Independent
“A magnetic cast … mesmerising.” Daily Mail “Littler pitches proceedings perfectly.” Financial Times
“Brenton charts Strindberg’s psychotic breakdown with flair in a compelling and at times hilarious play.” Arts Desk
Official Link: http://www.jermynstreettheatre.co.uk/show/the-blinding-light/