Enron | Theatre Royal
Tue 2 Nov - Sat 6 Nov
Prices: £8.50 - 29.50
A Headlong Theatre, Chichester Festival Theatre and Royal Court Production
Direct from the West End and Broadway
This record breaking production is directed by Headlong’s Artistic Director Rupert Goold. One of the most infamous scandals in financial history becomes a unique theatrical event in ‘Rupert Goold’s brilliant production’ (Guardian). Mixing classical tragedy with savage comedy, ENRON reviews the tumultuous 1990s and casts new light on the current financial situation.
Please note: Contains strobes, strong language, adult scenes, recommended 14+.
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Full cast includes: Corey Johnson, Paul Chahidi, Shane Attwooll, Matt Blair, Zoe Smith, Saskia Butler, Simon Coombs, Matt Dempsey, Suzannah Fellows, Derek Hagen, Leila Benn Harris, Ed Hughes, Jason Langley, Antonio Magro and Ewan Wardrop.
Please note: in this production the part of Ken Lay will be played by Shane Attwooll.
ENRON won Rupert Goold an Olivier Award, an Evening Standard Award and a Critics Circle Award for Best Director.
Corey Johnson’s stage credits include The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Almeida), A Prayer For My Daughter (Young Vic), Frost/Nixon (Donmar/West End/Broadway), Popcorn (West End) and Death of a Salesman (NT). He was nominated for the TMA Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Eddie Carbone in A View From the Bridge (Birmingham Rep). His film and television credits include Kickass, The Bourne Ultimatum, United 93, Band of Brothers and The Mummy.
Paul Chahidi’s many theatre credits include Nation (NT), Aunt Dan and Lemon (Royal Court), Female of the Species (West End), The Cherry Orchard (Chichester Festival Theatre), Rhinoceros (Royal Court), The Merry Wives of Windsor, The American Pilot, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and As You Like It (all RSC). On the big and small screen his credits include Venus, The Libertine, Notting Hill, Fear of Fanny, Ladies of Letters and Filth: The Mary Whitehouse Story
Sara Stewart’s most recent stage appearance was Serious Money (Birmingham Rep), while she is also on series regular on The Take (Sky TV). She also played Martha Wayne, Batman’s mother, in the recent feature film Batman Begins. Her other stage credits include Where There’s A Will (English Touring Theatre), The Hour We Knew Nothing Of Each Other (NT), The Pain And The Itch (Royal Court), Proof (Donmar) and A Month In The Country (RSC). On television, she has played guest leads and series regulars in The Prisoner (LWT), Robin Hood (BBC TV), Sugar Rush (Channel 4) and Life Begins.
Post Show Talk: Wed 3 Nov
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Running time: 2hrs 30mins
Please note that all ticket prices include a contribution to our heritage fund.
An era-defining, must-see, theatrical eventThe Sunday Telegraph
FUNNY, INVENTIVE, EXHILARATING, ENTERTAINING – NOT TO BE MISSEDThe Times
This perfect gem is right on the money Observer
Buy now for an outstanding evening Evening Standard
a firecrackerThe Daily Telegraph
An exhilarating mix of political satire, modern morality and multimedia spectacle The Guardian
An electrifying night in every sense The Sunday Express
Breathtakingly staged, the most beautifully acted modern play I’ve seen for yearsNewsnight Review
A scapel-sharp play; exhilarating Financial Times