‘It’s not a game for gentlemen we’re playing, Political and civilized. This is Historic’
‘It’s not a game for gentlemen we’re playing,
Political and civilized. This is
It is 2024 and as America goes to the polls, democracy itself is on the brink. Who takes the White House – and at what cost?
The team behind the multi award-winning King Charles III reunite as Rupert Goold directs the world premiere of Mike Bartlett's viciously funny The 47th, a chaotic glimpse into the underbelly of the greatest political show on earth – the next presidential race. With Bertie Carvel as Donald Trump, Tamara Tunie as Kamala Harris and Lydia Wilson as Ivanka Trump.
Running time: 2 hours and 30 minutes including 15 minute interval
Age restriction: 14+. This production contains very strong language.
Audio described performance: Mon 16 May, 7.30pm (Touch Tour, 5.30pm)
Captioned performance: Tue 10 May, 7.30pm
Venue Information: The Old Vic
Nearest Underground Station: Waterloo (Waterloo & City, Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee lines)
Take Mepham Street (100 metres) down to Waterloo Road. Turn right on Waterloo Road, but keep left as the theatre is 100 metres further along on the opposite corner.
Nearest Train Station: Waterloo
Bus Services: (Waterloo Road) 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 521, X68; (Mepham Street) 211, 243, 507
Night Bus Services: (Waterloo Road) 139, 176, 188, N1, N68, N171; (Mepham Street) 243