Long Day's Journey into Night
Wyndham's Theatre, London.
OLIVIER AWARDS NOMINATION Best Actress (Lesley Manville) ★ ★ ★ ★ "Electrifying" The Times ★ ★ ★ ★ "Mesmerising" Daily Telegraph ★ ★ ★ ★ "Magnetic" Evening Standard ★ ★ ★ ★ "Luminous wit and warmth in Richard Eyre's production" The Times ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "An astonishing production." WhatsOnStage ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "Magnificent performances and a freshness that touches the heart" Whats on Stage ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "Sweeps you off your feet" The Stage ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "A world-class production of O'Neill's classic" London Theatreland Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville reprise their roles in Richard Eyre's acclaimed production of Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer prize-winning masterpiece, Long Day's Journey Into Night. The Tyrones' summer home, August 1912. Haunted by the past but unable to face the truth of the present, the Tyrones and their two sons test the bonds of a family caught in a cycle of love and resentment. As day turns to night and thefamily indulge in their vices, the truth unravels leaving behind a quartet of ruined lives. One of the UK's leading and critically acclaimed actors, Academy, Golden Globe and Tony Award-winner, Jeremy Irons returns to the London stage for the first time in over ten years. He is joined by BAFTA and Olivier Awardwinner Lesley Manville, one of Britain's most respected actresses, who is reunited with director Richard Eyre following their critically acclaimed, soldout production of Ibsen's Ghosts. Considered one of the most powerful American plays of the 20th century, Long Day's Journey Into Night is now playing a strictly limited season at Wyndham's Theatre, London until 7 April only.
A £1.25 restoration levy (collected on behalf of the theatre) appears as part of the ticket cost.
LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
Booking Period: Saturday 27th January 2018 - Saturday 7th April 2018
Running Time: To be confirmed