The oldest and first dedicated online London theatre guide News and tickets for over 250 West End & off-West End showsFollow us for the latest theatre news Twitter

New LT Logo

Patriots Tickets

2 Jul 2022 - 20 Aug 2022

Patriots Information

  1. The Fall of the Soviet Union.

With the dawning of a new Russia, there are winners and losers, and today’s patriot can fast become tomorrow’s traitor.

As a new generation of oligarchs fights to seize control, Patriots follows billionaire businessman Boris Berezovsky from the president's inner circle to public enemy number one.

BAFTA-winning actor Tom Hollander plays Berezovsky, the ‘kingmaker’ behind Vladimir Putin. A new play from Peter Morgan and directed by Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goold, Patriots is an unflinching story of ambition and the dangers of loyalty and love.

Get the latest updates on Patriots

To get the latest news, reviews, interviews, new show alerts and ticket offers, sign up to our weekly newsletter

You can unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions in the footer of every email we send.

Opening date

July 2nd, 2022

Closing date

August 20th, 2022


Almeida Theatre

Cast and creative

By: Peter Morgan
Director: Rupert Goold
Cast list: Matt Concannon, Stephen Fewell, Ronald Guttman, Aoife Hinds, Tom Hollander, Will Keen, Yolanda Kettle, Sean Kingsley, Paul Kynman, Jessica Temple Luke Thallon, Jamael Westman
Set: Miriam Buether
Costume: Deborah Andrews and Miriam Buether
Lighting: Jack Knowles
Sound: Adam Cork

Our review

Peter Morgan, our well-established chronicler of modern history – from TV dramas The Crown and The Deal to plays like Frost/Nixon and The Audience – now turns his shrewd gaze on Vladimir Putin. Or rather onto the man who claims that he “made” Putin, billionaire oligarch Boris Berezovsky, and who, in the exhilarating Patriots, then battles the President for the soul of Russia. Morgan’s version of events has something of the tragic arc of Frankenstein: the brilliant but arrogant man who rejects...

Latest Patriots News & Features

If you’re looking for world premieres in London, the Almeida Theatre is the place to be. Two new plays will open at the Almeida in the coming months, including Peter Morgan’s Patriots and Dipo Baruwa-Etti’s The Clinic. Set during the 1991 fall of the Soviet Union, Patriots will follow a generation of oligarchs as they try to seize control of a new world. Tom Hollander will lead the cast as businessman Boris Berezovsky in Patriots. Hollander’s West End credits include A Flea in Her Ear at the Old...

This website uses cookies.