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Howard Brenton's new play exploring the life and moral teachings of St Paul. Read More >


A divine revelation on the road to Damascus moves Saul to renounce his former life. He changes his name, converts from Judaism, and devotes himself to preaching the Gospel.

Taking the remarkable life and moral teachings of this profound religious thinker, Howard Brenton explores the extraordinary phenomenon of faith. While offering a secular reading of the story of Christ’s resurrection, at the play’s heart Paul preaches from his Letter to the Corinthians, the eloquence of which cannot fail to move.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 30/09/2005

Opening Night: 06/10/2005

Closing Night: 04/02/2006

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Cast & Creative


Adam Godley, Colin Tierney, Pearce Quigley, Howard Saddler, Lloyd Owen, Dermot Kerrigan, Kellie Bright, Paul Higgins, Richard Dillane, Tas Emiabata, Eugene Washington


Director - Howard Davies

Designer - Vicki Mortimer

Lighting Designer - Paule Constable

Sound - John Leonard

Author - Howard Brenton