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Escaped Alone

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About the Show Less...

Caryl Churchill returns to the Royal Court with this new play about three old friends and a neighbour. Read More >

Three old friends and a neighbour. A summer of afternoons in the back yard. Tea and catastrophe.

Caryl Churchill returns to the Royal Court with her new play Escaped Alone, directed by James Macdonald.

Please note, this show is suitable for individuals aged 14 and older.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 21/01/2016

Opening Night: 28/01/2016

Closing Night: 12/03/2016

Running time: 50mins

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Cast & Creative


Linda Bassett, Deborah Findlay, Kika Markham, June Watson


Director - James Macdonald

Producer - Royal Court

Designer - Miriam Buether

Lighting Designer - Peter Mumford

Sound - Christopher Shutt

Author - Caryl Churchill

About Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Downstairs

Sloane Square, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8AS

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