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Enron

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

There was a warning.  And its name was ENRON.

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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Click here to watch the trailer!

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

Enron Price Block

Fenwick's Tivoli Tea Club offer - buy a matinee ticket and get a 'Buy One Get One Half Price' Afternoon Tea in Fenwick's Tivoli Restaurant.  Exclusive offer for Theatre Royal customers only.

 

 

 

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