Mosquitoes Tickets

Dorfman - National Theatre, Upper Ground
Dorfman - National Theatre, Upper Ground
Our Review 4 / 5

Alice is a scientist. She lives in Geneva. As the Large Hadron Collider starts up in 2008, she is on the brink of the most exciting work of her life, searching for the Higgs Boson. Jenny is her sister. She lives in Luton. She spends a lot of time Googling. When tragedy throws them together, the collision threatens all with chaos


Previews from |
18th July 2017
Opening date |
25th July 2017
Available until |
28th September 2017
Closes |
28th September 2017
Categories |
Lucy Kirkwood
Rufus Norris
Songs by:
Adam Cork
Paule Constable
Paul Arditti
Katrina Lindsay
Cast list:
Sofia Barclay, Amanda Boxer, Olivia Colman (Jenny), Cait Davis, Vanessa Emme, Yoli Fuller, Paul Hilton, Ira Mandela Siobhan, Joseph Quinn, and Olivia Williams (Alice)
Other info:
Video design by Finn Ross & Ian William Galloway

Dorfman - National Theatre Venue Information

Dorfman - National Theatre, National Theatre, Upper Ground, Ground South Bank, London, SE1 9PX
Nearest tube:
Waterloo, Southwark, Embankment

Customer reviews

Our Review of Mosquitoes


​Siblings disagree, they bicker, they argue. Lucy Kirkwood's new play Mosquitoes launches Olivia Colman and Olivia Williams together and sees what happens when they collide. It's set in 2008 as particle scientist Alice (Williams) is gearing up for the culmination of eleven years of work: the activation of the Large Hadron Collider. She's the gifted daughter of a celebrated academic, and this is her big moment. Read more

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