Adding Machine

Adding Machine

Finborough Theatre

The UK premiere of Jason Loewith and Joshua Schmidt’s multi-award winning musical adaptation of Elmer Rice’s groundbreaking 1923 play. Adding Machine: A Musical won the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Musical, and the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical and Outstanding New Score.

Adding Machine Synopsis: 

After 25 long years spent adding figures in the same soul-crushing job, Mr Zero suddenly finds himself replaced by a machine. For the first time in his life, Zero takes his destiny into his own hands. The consequences set him on a path through this world and beyond, offering him one last chance for love, life and redemption.

Libretto by Jason Loewith and Joshua Schmidt. Based on the play by Elmer Rice.
Presented by Alex Turner and SDWC Productions in association with Neil McPherson for the Finborough Theatre.
Josh Seymour
Songs by: 
Joshua Schmidt
Adding Machine Schedule
Previews from: 
Wednesday, 28 September, 2016
Opening date: 
Friday, 30 September, 2016
Booking to: 
Saturday, 22 October, 2016
Saturday, 22 October, 2016
Above The Finborough Wine Cafe, 118 Finborough Rd London, SW10 9ED
Venue Box Office:
020 7244 7439
Nearest tube:
Earl's Court or West Brompton

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Monday, July 4, 2016
The Finborough announces Autumn 2016 Season

The Finborough Theatre in west London has announced details of its 2016 Autumn season at their above-the-pub venue. It features all three of the strands of their artistic policy with new writing, rediscoveries and music theatre.

Our Review

Have you ever wanted to kill your boss? I'm sure at some stage we've all fantasised about taking revenge on our superiors, no more so than when a new advancement in technology threatens to replace our very existence and reason for living for the past 25 years. Mr Zero is exactly that; a downtrodden, henpecked and loyal worker who discovers after years of loyal service he's being replaced by an... Read more

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