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Forty Winks

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About the Show Less...

You won't doze off in Kevin Elyot's new play. Read More >

From the back row of the local cinema to an anonymous hotel room, one man’s obsession has not let him rest. But is the past now about to catch him out?

Kevin Elyot’s previous plays for the Royal Court, both of which transferrred to the West End, are Mouth To Mouth and My Night With Reg ­ winner of the Evening Standard and Laurence Olivier Awards for Best Comedy and the Writers’ Guild and Critics’ Awards for Best Play. Other work includes Coming Clean (Bush) and The Day I Stood Still (NT).


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 28/10/2004

Opening Night: 02/11/2004

Closing Night: 04/12/2004

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Cast & Creative


Director - Katie Mitchell

Producer - Royal Court

Designer - Hildegard Bechtler

Lighting Designer - Paul Constable

Sound - Gareth Fry

Author - Kevin Elyot

About Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Downstairs

Sloane Square, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8AS

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