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See what happened at Troy in Punchdrunk's latest immersive masterclass.
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About Punchdrunk: The Burnt City

Punchdrunk creates genre-defying experiences for audiences around the world. They blend classic texts, physical performance, dance and award-winning design installation to bring to life unique sensory worlds. Punchdrunk: The Burnt City tickets are available on London Theatre now.

Inspired by Greek tragedies Agamemnon by Aeschylus and Hecuba by Euripides, The Burnt City is a sprawling metropolis filled with chance encounters and each visit is unique. Be brave. Follow your instincts. If you find yourself somewhere curious explore it, and if someone catches your eye follow them.

Experience the epic new world from Punchdrunk, ‘the world-conquering theatre rebels’ (Evening Standard), as the greatest of Greek tragedies is transported to a sprawling dystopian labyrinth.

Amidst the moments surrounding the fall of Troy, a mythical world of gods and mortals rises from the ashes. Discover a colossal playground that you are free to explore. Move between the haunting palace of Greece to the pulsating neon back streets of downtown Troy. Follow strangers who emerge from the shadows and seek out tales hiding in the deepest parts of the city.

'Immersive theatre on an epic scale' - The Independent

‘Rich, vivid, momentous’ - Evening Standard

‘Get a ticket ASAP’ - Vogue

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Run time

Up to 3 hours. Not recommended for pregnant women.

Start date

17th May, 2022

Categories

Age

The age requirement for this performance is 16yrs+. Anyone aged 16 or 17 must be accompanied by an adult. Photo ID will be required on entry.

Production note
Contains themes of war, family tragedy, murder & revenge. Cointains: dark & confined spaces, loud noises, strobe, haze, nudity & blood. Cameras & mobile devices are not allowed within the experience except as a payment device within the bar.
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236 Reviews

MythicEnchanter

MythicEnchanter

169 Reviews | 9 Followers
99
Must see, Thought-provoking, Exquisite, Confusing, Absorbing

See it if you like punchdrunk/fully immersive productions, truly one of the most miraculous set designs you will ever see, committed acting,incredible

Don’t see it if you want a clear story- this one is a bit confusing, you prefer plot, you hate immersive, you prefer a seated show with no energy required

meccentric

meccentric

454 Reviews | 83 Followers
100
Riveting, Transportive, Dazzling

See it if you have any interest at all.

Don’t see it if you don’t like the Punchdrunk white mask format.

judidenchisacat

judidenchisacat

37 Reviews | 11 Followers
91
Experience like no other, Original, Absorbing, Amazing

See it if You love the experience of being plunged into an immersive world where you can independently explore. You are comfortable being lost.

Don’t see it if You want a clear narrative, don't like immersive theatre, like instructions haha.

Pedro N

Pedro N

108 Reviews | 8 Followers
100
Must see, Intense, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy contemporary dance and immersive theatre. But in general: Just a must see! Brilliant! Captivating! Breath taking!

Don’t see it if You are afraid to explore on your own. You’re expecting a typical play.

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Punchdrunk: The Burnt City cast and creative team

Director: Felix Barrett and Maxine Doyle
Cast list: Adam Burton, Ali Goldsmith, Andrea Carrucciu, Alison Monique Adnet, Anna Finkel, Becky Waite, Brenda Lee Grech, Cameron Bernard Jones, Carl Harrison, Chihiro Kawasaki, Dafni Krazoudi, Ellie Verkerk, Emily Mytton, Emily Terndrup, Eric Jackson Bradley, Fania Grigoriou, Ferghas Clavey, Fionn Cox-Davies, Folu Odimayo, Fred Gehrig, Georges Hann, Harry Pirce, Jahmarley Bachelor, James Finnemore, Jane Leaney, Jordan Ajadi, Juan Jose Tirado Pulido, Kathryn McGarr, Kimberly Nichole, Leal Zielinska, Lee Wenhsin, Lily Jo Ockwell, Luke Murphy, Maya Milet, Milton Lopes, Miranda Mac Letten, Morgan Bobrow-Williams, Nathan Kiley, Omagbitse Omagbemi, Paul Zivkovich, Pin Chieh Chen, Rebekah Rayner, Robert McNeill, Sam Booth, Samuel Parker, Sarah Dowling, Sharia Johnson, Sharol Mackenzie, Stefanie Noll, Stephanie Nightingale, Steven James Apicello, Timothy John Bartlett, Vinicius Salles, Viva Msimang, Will David Thompson, Yilin Kong
Choreography: Maxine Doyle
Design: Felix Barrett, Livi Vaughan, and Beatrice Minns
Sound: Stephen Dobbie
Lighting: F9, Ben Donoghue
Costume: David Israel Reynoso

Venue

1 Cartridge Place, London, United Kingdom, SE18 6ZR

Entrance

Woolwich (Elizabeth Line)

Directions

Location: Fringe
Railway station: Woolwich
Bus numbers: Beresford Square / Woolwich Arsenal Station (Stop U) 161, 177, 180, 472
Directions from tube: (3mins) Walk straight ahead to No 1 Street, turn right towards Woolwich Works and turn right again on to Duke of Wellington Avenue.

If approaching from Woolwich Arsenal station, turn right (towards the river) and enter the Royal Arsenal Riverside site through the gates. Walk along No 1 Street, towards Woolwich Works and turn right onto Duke of Wellington Avenue. Woolwich Arsenal station is connected to Bank, Stratford International and London Bridge stations.

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Important Information

MASK WEARING
You will be asked to wear one of Punchdrunk's signature theatrical masks. This will give you anonymity throughout the performance to help you feel empowered to explore at will, and also make you distinguishable from the performers. These masks can be taken off in the bar area. Your Punchdrunk mask will be provided as part of the performance and collected on exit. It will fit over most glasses. If you have the option, wearing contact lenses is recommended.

WHAT THE VENUE ARE DOING
The venue are committed to keeping the performers, staff and audiences safe. Everyone working on the show is required to undergo regular testing and enhanced cleaning of the site and set is in place, including the theatrical Punchdrunk masks you will be given to wear as part of the experience.

Our Front of House Stewards and Crew wear KN95 masks at all times.

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