Blood Wedding

Young Vic, London
Blood Wedding Young Vic 2019
Young Vic, London
Our Review 4 / 5

We’re all curious about what might hurt us…

What do you do when the day that’s supposed to be the happiest of your life becomes a living nightmare?

A repressed, passionate love affair rears its head on the day two young people tie the knot. What is done cannot be undone.

Previews from |
19th September 2019
Opening date |
24th September 2019
Booking from |
28th September 2021
Available until |
2nd November 2019
Closes |
2nd November 2019
Categories |
Federico García Lorca, adapted by Marina Carr
Yaël Farber
Songs by:
Isobel Waller-Bridge
Natasha Chivers
Emma Laxton
Susan Hilferty
Imogen Knight
Cast list:
Gavin Drea, Aoife Duffin, Olwen Fouéré, Steffan Rhodri, Scarlett Brookes, Annie Firbank, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Faaiz Mbelizi, Thalissa Teixeira and David Walmsley.

Young Vic Venue Information

Young Vic, 66 The Cut, London, SE1 8LZ
Venue Box Office:
020 7922 2922
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Our Review of Blood Wedding Young Vic 2019


In an exchange in a programme note for this vivid, startling new production of Blood Wedding, Young Vic artistic director Kwame Kwei-Armah and guest director Yaël Farber recall their first discussion of a possible collaboration at the theatre, they exchanged lists of plays they wanted to do. This Lorca classic, written in 1932 and first performed in 1933, was at the top of both of their lists. Read more

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