Rhinoceros

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When one rhinoceros charges across the town square, Berenger thinks nothing of it, but as more and more of the creatures keep appearing his whole world comes under threat. Read More >

When one rhinoceros charges across the town square, Berenger thinks nothing of it, but as more and more of the creatures keep appearing his whole world comes under threat.

Martin Crimp’s translation of Ionesco’s satire is the first major UK revival since it was staged at the Royal Court in 1960 starring Laurence Olivier and directed by Orson Wells.

Playing in rep with The Arsonists.

For more about this production read The First Night Feature.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 21/09/2007

Opening Night: 27/09/2007

Closing Night: 15/12/2007

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Zawe Ashton, Michael Begley, Jasper Britton, Paul Chahidi, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jacqueline Defferary, David Hinton, Lloyd Hutchinson, Claire Prempeh, Alwyne Taylor, Graham Turner

Creative

Director - Dominic Cooke

Designer - Anthony Ward

Lighting Designer - Johanna Town

Sound - Ian Dickinson

Author - Eugene Ionesco

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