play-alt chevron-thin-right chevron-thin-left cancel

In rehearsal: Labyrinth

Published August 9, 2016

If you’ve ever wondered how to dominate the financial markets – or maybe just a Monopoly board – then the Hampstead Theatre’s latest original production, Labyrinth, could be the one for you.

An exploration of the gluttonous and morally bankrupt actions of Wall Street that led to a catastrophic economic crisis with decades-long ramifications, playwright Beth Steel’s latest show promises to be a thriller. So what does it take to wield such harrowing influence?

According to our rehearsal images: phones, phones, and more phones, with cables all over the shop.  Mix in a smart suit jacket with a concerned expression or two, and the commercial world is your oyster.

Labyrinth will arrive at the Hampstead Theatre from 1 September, telling the tale of a fresh-faced but adept banker in 1970s New York who swiftly comes to realise his dreams of unimaginable wealth, luxury and power – and all for the small price of the economic stability of developing Latin America countries to whom he sells loans.

Tickets can be purchased through the theatre’s website.

Share this page

Related shows